Our expert says:
I am very concerned about your friend and would suggest that you seek medical advise urgently. After birth postnatal depression can develop and more serious post natal Psychosis, which sounds like what your friend is experiencing. A psycologist or psychiatrist would be the best person to contact and yes if someone reacts like this, she can indeed harm her baby. Just make an appointment and put her in the car to go and see someone.
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