What would cause a mother to need therapy for herself?

I have a friend who adopted some children recently and lately has been posting a lot about how she needs therapy. Her kids are not in therapy but she said she needs it for herself since adopting. What would cause a mother to need therapy? I'm wondering how I can be a good friend to her but don't want to pry... show more I have a friend who adopted some children recently and lately has been posting a lot about how she needs therapy. Her kids are not in therapy but she said she needs it for herself since adopting. What would cause a mother to need therapy? I'm wondering how I can be a good friend to her but don't want to pry to much.
4 answers 4