Differences in Birthing Environments
Chat with Mckayla Rodriguez about the pros and cons of 3 different birthing environments.
August 30, 2021
Updated Hospital Visitor Policies
Chat with Mckayla Rodriguez about the updated visitor policies for San Luis Obispo and Northen Santa Barbara Counry hospitals and how to navigate them.
August 16, 2021
Common Interventions in Labor
Chat with Brittany Randolph about common interventions during labor. Knowledge is key for childbirth friends. This information will help you to have a more positive birth experience!
August 3, 2021
Pain Management Options for Childbirth-Medicated and Non-Medicated
Come along with us and discover the amount of pain management options readily available to you for your birth. Www.acog.org
June 28, 2021
Postpartum Depression and Anxiety with Jamie Dunn, LMFT- A Personal Story
Find show notes here: https://slobirthcollective.wordpress.com/2021/06/15/postpartum-depression-and-anxiety-with-jamie-dunn-lmft-a-personal-story/
June 15, 2021
Creating Your Birth Preferences
Are you expecting and trying to decide what your hopes and wishes are for your upcoming birth? Are you overwhelmed with the amount of information out there? Join Brittany and Mckayla as they get down into the nitty gritty of creating what some term as a "birth plan," and learn about why we prefer to call it birth preferences. Show notes: https://americanpregnancy.org/healthy-pregnancy/labor-and-birth/birth-plan-636/
May 31, 2021
Being Pregnant + Childbirth in a Pandemic
Listen along with us as Karla Wenger, a local Mama, recalls her birth story and what it looked like in the midst of a pandemic.
May 17, 2021
BRAIN- Making Informed Decisions for a More Positive Birth Experience
Are you feeling out of control? Like others around your are making decisions for your pregnancy and childbirth? Use this acronym BRAIN to help you take control back to help you have a more positive birth experience.
May 3, 2021
What is a doula?
What is a doula? What does a doula do? How does doula work differ during a pandemic? Join Brittany and Mckayla as they discuss all things doula and what that looks like during a pandemic.
April 19, 2021