Listening to women and their families
Incorporating a woman's psychological, emotional, physical, cultural and physiological needs into their pregnancy, labour and birth plans.
Debriefing past experiences
Facilitation of safe & physiological childbirth processes
Optimal/delayed cord clamping
Breastfeeding information and support
Promoting optimal fetal positioning
Reducing primary abdominal surgical procedures
VBAC information and support
Protecting the microbiome
Advanced neonatal and maternal resusitation
Plebetomy- taking blood tests
Screening and diagnostic testing
Provision of early childcare and parenting information
Navigating the maternity health care system
Advocacy and enabling informed decision making.
Utilising alternative health care modalities such as acupressure, aromatherapy, kinesiology, homeopathy and massage
Role of the placenta in recovery and recuperation.