Who is the Birth Expert Here?

This New Method Will Make You Give-Up Your ‘Expert Position’ and Hand it to Your Birth Client.   Do you consider yourself an expert in ‘how to give birth’? If you are a childbirth educator, a birth doula, a midwife or a labor and delivery medical staff member, I’m almost certain that there is a […]

Are your clients hiring you to avoid a cesarean?

No, there is nothing wrong about it from their end, but how do you feel about it? Are you at risk for a professional burnout?   A couple of days ago I had a beautiful mentoring session with two local doulas; we will call them Iris and Lily.  We were going over some challenging cases […]

A New Guide from Birth Coach Method!

The Art of Coaching for Childbirth Integrating the Principles of Coaching into the Field of Birth Support Scroll down for the reviews   The Art of Coaching for Childbirth is a practical guide inspiring and leading every professional in the field of birth support to integrate the coaching tools and strategies into their practice.  From one blog […]

Coaching for Building the Best Support Group for the Birth

First published in Nov. 2016 as a free webinar celebrating the release of : The Art of Coaching for Childbirth Integrating the coaching principles into the field of birth support.  To listen to this webinar please buy it here, and we will send you the password and the downloadable PPT.    

Six Habits of Thinking that can Sabotage Your Client’s Birth

For the past six years, I have practiced prenatal coaching with my birth clients. By incorporating between four to six prenatal coaching sessions into my doula practice I was able to identify six habits of thinking, or repeating themes, which could harm your clients’ birth experiences. Whether they are aware of these thinking habits or not, […]

Evidence in Support of Coaching for Childbirth; Reporting from the Field

  There is a buzz!!! “Coaching for childbirth is what everybody is talking about,” I was told a couple of weeks ago, when Betsy Schwartz invited me to co-host Birth Blab, and the Birth Lady,  Michal Klau-Stevens Joined us.  The raw and intuitive concept of coaching for childbirth, which I began developing two years ago, […]

The Power of Prenatal Coaching

 This webinar first aired in celebration of World Doula Week of 2016!  In order to watch this 1 hour webinar, and to receive the downloadable guide  Click here Read this review: “I just finished viewing it and there were a few things that stood out for me.  The first was the idea of changing our thinking […]

Coaching Your Birthing Clients after an Alarming OB Visit During Birth

  Last week I was supporting a lovely client; an educated and committed mother who hired me as her doula for her first birth. We went through a series of prenatal coaching sessions and drew hera belly map. She was practicing the daily activities to encourage optimal fetal position, as well as labor support tools […]

Who Moved My Cheese: The Labor and Delivery Version

Thank you for joining Birth Coach Method’s 2nd anniversary celebrations!  This free webinar is my way of celebrating the new approach I am committed to lead in the field of childbirth support – Birth Coach Doulas. It is a transformation in doula’s role definition, in our scope of practice, and of our core competencies. I chose to center this webinar on the famous allegory Who […]

Moral and Educational Dilemmas in Sharing Childbirth Videos – Who are we Serving, if we are Indeed?

A couple of weeks ago, while I was using social media to spread the word about my new coming workshop, The Art of Coaching for Childbirth, I  shared on Facebook  a beautiful video of an Indonesian woman giving birth in nature. My goal was to raise awareness about the importance of prenatal coaching for the modern and […]