You will also learn:
How your mind greatly affects labor and the pain vs. suffering mindset.
How hormones and physiology affect labor.
How the art of "Story" can help you prepare in a deeper way than knowing the "practical" information of labor.
How the labor process is not linear and ways to prepare for the unknown.
5 ways to begin planning for your postpartum/ postnatal transition.
Secret myths about postpartum, life after birth.
How to feel at peace and minimize the risk of Postpartum Depression.
5 things you will be SO GLAD you know about postpartum!
Being pregnant, you enter a whole new world! It is exciting and can feel overwhelming. You may be feeling a bit anxious as you anticipate your birth and the transition of having a baby. This is normal! You will learn so much in this training and be on your way to feeling confident and ready to birth and care for your baby.
Shalene Massie; CD, CBE
Hi, I'm a wife, mother of 2 girls, certified Doula and Childbirth/ Postpartum Educator. I have been mentoring parents since 2012 along their pregnancy, birth, and postpartum journeys.
I am an advanced certified mentor through Birthing From Within®, owner of Rhythm of Birth Doula Services and Childbirth Education, creator of Rhythm of Birth & Postpartum Journey e-courses, and lead coordinator of the NRV Birth Collective.