Resources

ACUPUNCTURE (Bay Area)

Craig Marble (cultivating pregnancy, fertility, natural labor)

 

BOOKS AND ARTICLES

Birth Mandala: The Power of Visioning for Childbirth by Nancy Burns

Birth Matters: A Midwife’s Manifesta by Ina May Gaskin

Birthing from Within by Pam England

Birthing Justice: Black Women, Pregnancy, and Childbirth by Julia Oparah and Alicia Bonaparte

Childbirth Without Fear: The Principles and Practice of Natural Childbirth by Grantly Dick-Read [Note: This book is a classic; forward by Ina May Gaskin]

HypnoBirthing: The Mongan Method by Marie Mongan

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

Labyrinth of Birth by Pam England

Preparing for Childbirth: Guided Imagery Exercises to Ease Labor and Delivery by Martin Rossman

Sacred Images of African and African-American Women by Arisika Razak

The Birth Partner by Penny Simkin

 

CLASSES – HYPNOBIRTHING (Bay Area)

Birthing Through Hypnosis Method: Using Hypnosis for a Natural Birth with Kristin Nemzer

HypnoBirthing Classes at Natural Resources in San Francisco

HypnoBirthing with Britt Fohrman in San Francisco

HypnoBirthing with Deborah Saliby 

HypnoBirthing with Rachel Yellin

Zen Birthing Classes with Betsy Appell

 

CORD BLOOD BANKING AND DONATION

Cord Blood Center

Cord Blood Guide

 

DOULAS (Bay Area)

Birthways

Dantia Hudson

Stacy Hattori, Tri-Valley Doula

 

 

MIDWIFERY (Bay Area)

Bay Area Homebirth Collective

Heather Clarke, CNM, DNP, FACNM

Rites of Passage Midwifery

Sacred Body Midwifery

Wise Woman Childbirth Traditions

 

OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY (Bay Area)

Laura Norrell, MD

 

POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION SUPPORT

Support for families

 

PRENATAL YOGA (Bay Area)

Jane Austin Prenatal Yoga

Kari Marble Prenatal Yoga

 

Reproductive Justice

Black Women Birthing Justice

National Advocates for Pregnant Women

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health

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  2. Jayashree
    Jayashree · April 9, 2016 at 00:16:42 ·

    I am a childbirth educator hypnobirth practitioner and a doula from Chennai ,India.
    Birth visualization is not practiced in India
    I had been using opening blossom from hypnobirth syllabus through which I gained interest in birth visualization
    I need to know whether can these images can be used for my expected moms

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