Birthing From Within
An Extra-ordinary Guide to Childbirth PreparationeBook - 1998
Here is a holistic approach to childbirth that examines this profound rite-of-passage not as a medical event but as an act of self-discovery. Exercises and activities such as journal writing, meditation, and painting will help mothers analyze their thoughts and face their fears during pregnancy. For use during birth, the book offers proven techniques for coping with labor pain without drugs, a discussion of the doctor or midwife's role, and a look at the father's responsibilities. Childbirth education should also include what to expect after the baby is born. Here are baby basics, such as how.
Publisher: Albuquerque, N.M. : Partera Press, ©1998
Branch Call Number: Overdrive eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (309 pages) : illustrations