One of the things I love most about being a doula is getting to walk alongside women on their birth journeys and helping them find the tools and information they need. Listed here, you’ll find some of my favorite and most recommended sources of both online and print information. Please note: I have included links to where books may be purchased, but none of them are affiliate links. I only include the links for ease of use for the reader and receive no compensation of any kind.
Pregnancy and Birth Resources for Nashville, TN
Check out Blissful Birthing TN for all the resources you might need for local providers from maternity/birth photography to medical care providers. Wonderful research for all things “birthy” on the local scene!
Resources for Pregnancy and Birth
Bickley, Sarah J. Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
England, Pam. Birthing from Within
Gaskin, Ina May. Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth
Simkin, Peggy. The Birth Partner
Simkin, Peggy et al. Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn
Resources for Breastfeeding
Gaskin, Ina May. Ina May’s Guide to Breastfeeding
Wiessinger, Diane; West, Diana; Pitman, Theresa. The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding