Posts Tagged ‘Doula’

The Pain Coping Scale: Penny Simkin’s new tweek to an old tool

Vonda / 28th August 2011 / No Comments »

Once again, Penny Simkin has created a practical and useful  tool for use in the labor room. The Pain Coping Scale evaluates not just pain, as pain is normal in the birth process. The Pain Coping Scale provides a tool ...

A Positive Pregnancy and Birth

Vonda / 21st August 2011 / No Comments »

There are so many unknowns when it comes to carrying and birthing a child, especially the first newborn.  Is it a boy or a girl? Is the baby healthy? Can I do this? Even family and friends add to the ...