Traditional cultures have elaborate preparations and ceremony to support individuals transitioning from one life station or role to another. How can we use this knowledge in relation to women’s experience of birth and motherhood in America?
Learn simple techniques that can easily be taught to and practiced by birth companions, doulas, and midwives, and OB’s who want a more holistic practice!
Plenty of research supports the common sense knowledge that nurturing touch has numerous benefits for pregnant, birthing, and postpartum women and their unborn and born infants. Learn the latest about how massage and touch can significantly alter biochemistry and the maternity experience. Includes a segment about Cranial Sacral Therapy for newborns. 60 minutes