ICAN as Part of Your Birth Team

This post was originally published in 2015 under the title, “Why you want ICAN on your VBAC team.” It is still as pertinent today for women seeking choices and respect in their future births. Guest post by Mariah Sixkiller. There are some moments in life that feel bigger than you can... Continue reading →

Traumatic Birth Recovery

“The axe forgets but the tree remembers.” ~ African Proverb   What is a Traumatic Birth? To many, it is a birth that leads to a diagnosable postpartum mood disorder such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Postpartum Depression (PPD), and/or Postpartum Anxiety (PPA). There are also many other possibilities... Continue reading →