professional ethics

Professional ethics

Recently I spoke with doulas in Barcelona about professional ethics. This is a topic I believe all doulas and doula training organizations should include, and hopefully by someone "outside of the tribe". Even though it was little time to work with, I hop ...

fisioterapeuta

Physiotherapist who specializes in maternity needs

The first visit I make when I come to a new city is with a Physiotherapist who specializes in maternity needs, such as the pelvic floor, cesarean scars, and baby adjustments. She is the keeper of the secrets women don't tell anyone else. She is the one w ...

womb

While contemplating the CONTINUUM of BIRTH OPTIONS

While contemplating the CONTINUUM of ( Modern) BIRTH OPTIONS ( part of the PREVIDA Methodology), one sees the clear associations with each category that goes beyond the specific type of birth ( physiological, vaginal, medically assisted, surgical, etc. ...

médicos obstetras

Encuentro con Equipo Médico en Hospital Max Peralta

Recién llego de una charla en uno de los hospitales de mas partos en el país, Max Peralta de Cartago, aquí en Costa Rica. Aunque duraba un poco para acomodarnos en el espacio y comprender el propósito de la actividad, pronto encontramos nuestra sintonía ...

Preparation Course for Expecting Couples

If you are expecting a baby…you may feel at times like…. •   more information isn’t going to make you feel any better about handling labor •  conventional preparation courses are outdated and don’t really contribute much•   you are the ...

Childbirth Education

Childbirth Education is becoming obsolete

The profession of Childbirth Education is becoming obsolete in the mindset of other birth workers, in part because of the great success of the doula movement, which has taken the world by storm in these last 20 years and with it, a blurring of the lines ...