Recommended Resources

We're lucky to live in a time where information is readily available, but it can be difficult to sort through all the resources out there to know which are trustworthy. As experienced professionals, we have compiled some of our favorite resources to share with anyone in search of quality information.

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Local Organizations

Triangle Birth Network (local events and resources)

ICAN (cesarean support and prevention)

La Leche League (local breastfeeding support groups)

Triangle Families (support for LGBT parents)

~All of these groups recommend involvement from as early in pregnancy as possible!~

Pregnancy and Birth

A Guide To Effective Care In Pregnancy and Childbirth

Questions To Ask Your Provider

Tools and Tips for Expectant Parents

Extensive Information about Natural Childbirth

Get Your Baby Well Positioned and why it matters

How to Avoid, Plan, or Recover From a Cesarean Section

Family Centered Cesarean

Birthrites: Healing After Cesarean

Information for Survivors of Abuse, Assault, or Previous Traumatic Birth

Birth Films

The Business of Being Born

Orgasmic Birth

(both of the above can also be found on Neflix)

A Gallery of Natural Childbirth Video Clips

A List of Informative Birth Films


A resource for all aspects of Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Videos

Troubleshooting Breastfeeding

Online Breastfeeding Support


Why New Moms Need Mothering

Support After A Traumatic Birth

Trauma And Birth Stress - PTSD After Childbirth

Take The Birth Survey

Factors That Influence Postpartum Recovery

Postpartum Dads Project