Educational Resources

Here are some books and a video that I have really enjoyed reading and feel are very helpful, most can be rented from your local library.
Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn; the Complete Guide by Simkin, Whalley & Keppler
  • The Natural Pregnancy Book by Aviva Jill Romm
  • Husband-Coached Childbirth by Robert Bradley
  • The Birth Partner:  A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Doulas, and all Other Labor Companions by Simkin
 Nursing
  • The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding by La Leche League International
  • The Nursing Mother’s Companion by Huggins & Lawrence
  • Tandem Nursing by Hillary Flower
 Sleeping/Soothing
  • The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through The Night by Elizabeth Pantley
  • Video – The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp, M.D.

Online Resources for pregnancy, birth, postpartum

  • Kelly Mom –  http://kellymom.com/
  • Evidence Based Birth – http://evidencebasedbirth.com/
  • Articles – http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed