If you are taking Childbirth Preparation Classes with us, these are some of the resources we refer to during our classes, some videos, links, and books that you might like to explore to enhance and increase your learning about pregnancy, labour, childbirth, breastfeeding/chestfeeding and baby care. If, as you go along your pregnancy and parenting journey, you find resources you feel we should share, please let us know. We would be happy to do so!
On-line Resources for Pregnancy and Birth
Websites and blogs which we feel can help reframe or confirm a positive attitude towards labour and birth:
Some YouTube videos depicting real births that you might find inspiring:
Henry’s Birth Story – homebirth in a pool
Birth Becomes Her Video Page – a lovely collection of home and hospital births.
Books about Pregnancy and Birth
Nurture: A Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, Early Motherhood – and Trusting Yourself and Your Body Paperback,
by Erica Chidi Cohen
On-Line Breastfeeding Resources