Category Archives: Positive Birth Movement

Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth.

The World Health Organization has released a statement: Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth. I am sad that this even needs to be a topic of discussion and thrilled that this is finally being dealt with on … Continue reading

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Should Women With Traumatic Birth Experiences Just "Accept and Move On?"

I am appalled at this article on the Huffington Post entitled, “Recalibrating Our Expectations of Childbirth.” You don’t really need to go and read it, I quote the appalling parts below, but if you are interested here is the link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/cara-paiuk/recalibrating-our-expecta_b_5372955.html  There … Continue reading

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Two Years After My Online Birth

Two years ago I made a decision that has changed the course of my life. As a result of my mother’s reaction to witnessing my second home birth back in 2009, and how gentle and empowering it was compared to … Continue reading

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Positive Birth Group Meeting February 27, 7pm

The next Positive Birth Movement Meeting is coming up Wednesday, February 27 at 7pm.  Our last meeting went well.  The theme was images of birth.  We discussed how media has created our visual blueprint for birth and how watching videos … Continue reading

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Positive Birth Movement

There is a movement starting and you can be a part of it. WHAT IS ‘POSITIVE BIRTH’? The Positive Birth Movement believes that every woman deserves a positive birth. But what does this mean? A positive birth means a birth … Continue reading

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