Managing Second Stage Labor
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When I was working in the hospital, I came across data and research that supported managing second stage labor in a different way than what I was taught. In the hospital, we were taught to start pushing as soon as … Read More

Nursing Care and Management of Second Stage of Labor (Online Webinar)
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UPDATE:  The webinar is available from October 7th through November 6th, 2014. It’s still not too late to sign up! New Beginnings Doula Training is hosting an online webinar from AWHONN (the Association for Women’s Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing) … Read More

How my doula certification course teaches normal labor
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In my course, I teach a different model of  labor than the one that is taught almost every where else.  It has been my experience that the stages model of labor is not based on good theory or research and … Read More