I am blessed and lucky enough to travel all over the world sharing the wisdom of the rebozo and teaching Advanced Doula Trainings. While traveling I get to meet and […]
I just attended the Trust Birth Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. It was an amazing, mind-blowing and Oxytocin-filled adventure. I got to meet some of my heroines and I learned so much! […]
Last month Central Texas Doula Association, San Antonio invited me to host a class on Strength and Labor Using the Rebozo. Here are some pictures from the event.
This Monday at 10pm CST I will be talking to an expectant couple, they are due in a week or so and will be discussing their expectations for birth. We […]
When a c-section is done for fetal distress or ‘lack of progress’ the presence of a nuchal cord is often used as the reason… “ah, look – your baby was stressed because the cord was around his neck”. The cord is unlikely to have had anything to do with the stress or ‘lack of progress’. Most likely other interventions carried our during labour led to the end scenario (eg. syntocinon). Not surprisingly fear about nuchal cords is embedded within our culture.
Wow! I had only seen C sections on videos, today was the first had ever been at. My client had a planned c-section for her own personal reasons. After her […]
You are invited to a screening of the documentary Guerilla Midwife July 20th at The Iron Bird Cafe at 6:30 PM This mind blowing film will have you looking at […]