Reflections on desirable attributes of a midwife.

Aristotle believed a midwife ought to have “a lady’s hand, a hawke’s eye and a lions heart” among other things. I have spent a lot of time working with midwives, doulas, doctors, birth keepers and those who support women and families as they transition through birth and into early parenthood and notice recurring similarities inContinue reading “Reflections on desirable attributes of a midwife.”