My homebirth philosophy

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I truly trust the birth process and hope to affirm each woman's ability to birth in her own way. Women labor best in a place they feel safe, comfortable, free, and private, with attendants they know and trust. For many women, this is at home with a midwife. Read more -->


Who is an appropriate homebirth client?


The most important qualification, besides being in good health, is for you and your support persons to have a commitment to the concept of having the baby at home. Those who choose homebirth must be committed to being partners in their healthcare. This means you choose a healthy life-style in terms of diet and exercise, and are interested in learning about the process of normal pregnancy. My role is to serve as an expert consultant regarding the normal process and to be responsible for monitoring the well-being of you and your baby throughout the pregnancy. Read more -->