Jeg kommer til Norge!

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I’m coming to Norway! I’m delighted to tell you that I have agreed to speak at the upcoming Jordmorteamets konferanse at Høgskolen i Drammen, Norway on October 3rd, 2016. “The conference will be about women’s rights during birth, specifically her rights…

Midwives, resilience and sustainability

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A discussion paper on sustainability and resilience in midwifery has highlighted the importance of self-care, self-determination, relationship and passion in midwifery (Crowther et al 2016). The research was led by a team of authors who have worked on past and…

A cautionary holiday tale

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I’m sharing a bit of holiday cheer today, and am thinking especially of my friends who are in the Southern hemisphere and heading towards their midwinter. The nice people at The Practising Midwife let me share my Thinking Outside the…