Category: Announcements

New AIMS Induction book now available!!!

May we have a fanfare of pinards please?!  The revised, lengthened and shinier-than-ever edition of the new book on induction that I have written for AIMS is now available for purchase. Written by myself and retitled Inducing Labour: making informed…

Yikes, I’m on facebook!

OK facebook, here I come!  If you are reading this on my website and you use facebook, you might like to come and find me there, as I have just created a page through which I can share my blog…

New AIMS Induction book available soon!

I have two announcements to make today!!  The first is that we are now in the final stages of publishing an update to the Induction: do I really need it? booklet that I first wrote for AIMS back in 2004. …

Advert apologies and articles

It came to my attention a while back that some visitors to this site were seeing advertisements.  I sincerely apologise if this ever happened to you; it was absolutely not my intention and I thought I had a setup that…

Getting in touch…

I have finally kept my promise to add a contact form and a page of frequently asked questions to this website and, if the website pixies have done their job, you should now be able to access both from the…

Autumn changes…

A quick post to announce that I have now returned to full-time freelance work, though I will be taking a bit of a sabbatical / break this Autumn and Winter while I catch up with myself, do some slow writing,…

Homebirth Australia conference

I am delighted to announce that I will be a keynote speaker at ‘Own Birth – Home Birth‘, the 29th Homebirth Australia conference at Brisbane City Hall on 21-23 March 2014. Homebirth Australia is the peak Australian homebirth body.  Members…

Thank you, Essentially MIDIRS

I was the founding Editor of Essentially MIDIRS and a past Editor of MIDIRS Midwifery Digest.  However, along with my colleagues Nadine Edwards and Becky Reed (editors of the Digest at that time), the entire Essentially MIDIRS Advisory Panel (Ina…