Mediation in Professional Birth Work

IntroductionMediation is about finding a way to positive communication. Reaching an agreement is secondary to building positive communication. Language is the key. The mediator’s body language and verbal languageneed to be honest authentic and empathetic. This is achieved not byfaking it until we make it, (although that might be a way of beginning), but by self […]

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Your work supports the patriarchy!?!

I had been invited to attend a meeting of academics at Nottingham University. I do not to consider myself an academic, but because the subject of the meeting was going to include a discussion about including men in the their partners pregnancy I chose to attend. The gathering was very engaging indeed and I was enjoying […]

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