Of importance when teaching childbirth classes is helping families gain the skills to critically consider their options for birth. Childbirth educators, doulas, and midwives can use a few of these strategies to teach families to make informed decisions and actively participate in their health care. 1. Show videos of birth stories where women are faced … Read moreHow to teach informed consent in childbirth classes
The documentary shines a light on childbirth issues in a call to action. Each woman is asked to consider if she has the power and freedom to give birth however she desires — in a hospital, at home, in a birthing center, with a midwife, with a physician, with interventions or without. Do pregnant … Read moreFreedom to Give Birth?