Birth Trauma

Working through birth trauma helps women to take back control over their bodies and births.

How To Avoid Victim Blaming With Birth Trauma

How To Avoid Victim Blaming With Birth Trauma

A traumatised woman may try desperately to warn her friend about dangerous obstetric practice but it's rare for anyone to listen to her. Vicarious trauma can lead to victim blaming so be careful!…

Stop! Don’t Share That Caesarean Video

Stop! Don’t Share That Caesarean Video

Have you seen a "natural" caesarean video recently? Have you been thinking that maybe it could be helpful to your friend that had a caesarean? Be careful, because it might just upset them instead.…

Let’s Do Away With The Pregnancy Due Date!

Let’s Do Away With The Pregnancy Due Date!

Due dates are often viewed as the pinnacle of scientific prediction, and health care for pregnant women. In reality they are neither. The mental anguish they create is damaging to women and babies.…

Regulating Obstetrics Like We regulate Midwifery?

Regulating Obstetrics Like We regulate Midwifery?

Who regulates obstetrics? Obstetricians themselves. Who regulates midwifery? Obstetricians! In what other practice would this be seen as anything less than a serious conflict of interests? NONE!…

Why The Moment Of Birth Matters To Women

Why The Moment Of Birth Matters To Women

Birth matters to women. Not because they have unrealistic expectations, or are selfish. It matters because some moments in life are important to us. I know this because I am the mother of an adult.…

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