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The Lamaze Podcast

The Lamaze Podcast

By Lamaze International
Welcome to The Lamaze Podcast, the official podcast of Lamaze International. This podcast will spotlight our LCCE educators, parents, and industry experts from across the globe to talk about healthy birth practices, advocacy, labor and pregnancy tips & tricks, childbirth advice, and opportunities and challenges facing our community.
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Unpacking the Depiction of Childbirth in TV and Film
On this episode of the Lamaze Podcast, Mindy Cockeram, LCCE, CLEC, speaks with Dr. Lindsey Malone about the misinformation and anxiety associated with depictions of childbirth in television and film to help listeners understand the reality of most births. 
28:52
December 1, 2021
Advocating for Reproductive Health Among Black Women
On this episode of The Lamaze Podcast, Denise Bolds, MSW, Adv.CD(DONA), CLC, CBE speaks with author and writer Dr. Deirdre Cooper Owens about spreading awareness of reproductive health among black women. 
50:56
November 24, 2021
Pregnancy Challenges and Navigating Parenthood During a Pandemic
On this episode, Lamaze Australia's Lesley Pascuzzi, LCCE, BSc, MSc, Dip, speaks with Bec Karo. Throughout their discussion, Karo talks openly about her journey to pregnancy, the miscarriage of her first pregnancy at 8 weeks, falling pregnant with Imri, her journey to birth, breastfeeding challenges and separation from family overseas while being a pandemic parent. If you would like to get in touch with Bec, she can be reached via the channels below: Bec Karo on Facebook or @rebeccakaro on Linkedin 
43:28
November 10, 2021
Progressing Labor Without Pitocin
On this episode of The Lamaze Podcast, hear from Mindy Cockeram, LCCE CLEC, and guest Dorothy Troutman, SBD-Doula, BSN, RNC, C-EFM, CLC, CEIM, Spinning Babies® Parent Educator, as they discuss key tips for progressing labor without the use of pitocin. 
26:55
October 26, 2021
The Birth Experience for Survivors
TW// sexual abuse / Listener discretion is advised.  . On this episode of the Lamaze Podcast, Lesley Pascuzzi, LCCE, speaks with Jenn Fontaine, LCCE, FACCE, CD/BDT(DONA), PCD(DONA) CLC, and Chauntel Norris, CBE, CLC, about the impacts of childhood sexual abuse on those preparing to give birth. Contact our guests:  Jenn Fontaine Info@birthrootsdoulas.com www.birthrootsdoulas.com Chauntel Norris www.prisonbirth.org @chauntelthedoula @chauntelnorris
32:11
October 11, 2021
Breastfeeding and the Path to Birth Equity
On the inaugural episode of the Lamaze Podcast, Kelli Brien, CD(DONA) and guest Ravae Sinclair, Past President of DONA International and the first Black President in DONA's 29 year history, discuss breastfeeding among black mothers, as well as challenges in achieving birth equity.
36:06
September 30, 2021