Spiritual Midwifery

by Ina M. Gaskin

Book Publishing Company | September 18, 2003 | Trade Paperback

Spiritual Midwifery is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 2.
This classic book on home birth is now in it's 4th edition. Includes updated information on the safety of natural childbirth, new birthing stories, and the most recent statistics on births managed by The Farm Midwives. Also presents stories of working with Amish women, showing a different culture with a similar appreciation for natural childbirth.

Format: Trade Paperback

Published: September 18, 2003

Publisher: Book Publishing Company

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1570671044

ISBN - 13: 9781570671043

Found in: Pregnancy and Childbirth, Women's Health

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Spiritual and informational It is important to remember that midwifery is a modern health profession and expands more than what Ina May imposes - childbirth should have no shame attached, no matter the decisions the woman makes. I love the stories she shares, and her ideologies of well women care!
Date published: 2015-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Encouraging and Empowering Another book by Ina May, her first and yet another excellent resource for learning about normal birth. This edition still includes lots of great stories about the origin of The Farm. I’m quite sure that Steven (Ina May’s husband) would consider me to be a ‘pansy ass’ — his language, not mine. The end of the book contains lots of easy to understand explanations about what your body goes through as you deliver the baby.
Date published: 2009-04-30

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Spiritual Midwifery

Spiritual Midwifery

by Ina M. Gaskin

Format: Trade Paperback

Published: September 18, 2003

Publisher: Book Publishing Company

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1570671044

ISBN - 13: 9781570671043

From the Publisher

This classic book on home birth is now in it's 4th edition. Includes updated information on the safety of natural childbirth, new birthing stories, and the most recent statistics on births managed by The Farm Midwives. Also presents stories of working with Amish women, showing a different culture with a similar appreciation for natural childbirth.

About the Author

Ina May is one of the founders and the current president of the Midwives Alliance of North America. She is a powerful advocate for a woman's right to give birth without excessive and unnecessary medical intervention. Her clinical midwifery skills have been developed entirely through independent study and apprenticeship with other midwives around the world. In addition to conducting regular midwifery workshops, she travels worldwide speaking on birth related issues.