The Three Day Nanny returns to Channel 4 tonight and parenting expert Kathryn Mewes faces her toughest challenge to date! Tonight we see Kathryn tasked with helping a family in crisis, with a mum who has lost faith in her own parenting ability.
The real-life Mary Poppins joined us today to answer your calls, and offer her advice on restoring some calm and order in our own homes.
I lost the powers of speech... I was in a real state, almost in a trance. Two days later I was acutely psychotic. Suddenly I thought nothing mattered.
Katinka Blackford Newman's life was turned upside down after she was prescribed antidepressants to help cope with a marital break-up.
Within hours she went into a four-day toxic psychosis with violent hallucinations, imagining she had killed her children and ended up attacking herself with a knife.
Katinka is convinced the pills led to a year-long decline, but were they responsible?
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