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9 in 10 working mums anxious and stressed about returning to work

The emotional burden facing working mums has been highlighted in a new survey with the majority of women saying they're troubled by high levels of stress, anxiety and insecurities. 90% of mothers say they're anxious about returning to work for the first time with 71% worried about missing their children. While most mums were keen to contribute to the families' finances more than half were stressed about their working arrangements not being compatible and 48% were concerned about not finding suitable childcare. Andrea Thomas has been talking to new mum Karensa Oliveira and Penny Tassoni from the Professional Association for childcare and early years.