Resources About Midwifery

Online Resources


Pregnancy and birth


Women’s health

Additional Resources

Pregnancy and birth
The Birth Partner by Penny Simpkin
Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin
Birthing From Within by Pam England and Rob Horowitz

Mothering the New Mother, Women’s Feelings and Needs After Childbirth: A Support and Resource Guide by Sally Placksin
After the Baby’s Birth, A Woman’s Way to Wellness by Robin Lim
The Year After Childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding by La Leche League International
The Nursing Mother’s Companion by Kathleen Huggins

Your Amazing Newborn by Marshall and Phyllis Klauss
The Baby Book by William and Martha Sears

Women’s health
Our Bodies Ourselves by The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective
Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Weschler
Women’s Sexual Passages, Finding Pleasure and Intimacy at Every Stage of Life by Elizabeth Davis
Woman’s Experience of Sex, The Facts and Feelings of Female Sexuality at Every Stage of Life by Sheila Kitzinger
The Wisdom of Menopause: Creating Physical and Emotional Health During the Change by Christiane Northrup