This week, we want to hear from you!
For many women, labor and birth can give rise to strong emotions — from common fears about the unknowns of labor to the re-emergence of traumatic wounds from the past. What are the common and more difficult emotions you have worked with in the context of birth? How did you — or your caregivers help you — navigate through this challenging experience?
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And… stay tuned next week (January 17th) for a guest post by Mickey Sperlich, author of “Survivor Moms: Women’s Stories of Birthing, Mothering and Healing After Sexual Abuse.”