Links & Resources

Great websites for research based information

www.Birthpsychology.com
Official site of APPPAH (the Association of Pre and Perinatal Psychology & Health)
The headquarters for exploring the many mental and emotional dimensions of conception, pregnancy and birth in everything from scholarly articles to personal stories and late-breaking headlines

www.wombecology.com

Article by Dr. Emerson: The Vulnerable Prenate reprinted from: Int. J. Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Medicine, Vol. 7, No. 3, pgs. 271-284.

 

Find a Pre and Perinatal Practitioner in your area
http://birthpsychology.com/find-a-practitioner

The best Childbirth Preparation DVD series out there!!! 

“Happy Healthy Child” by filmmaker Sarah Kamrath
The Ultimate Childbirth Course; learn how to achieve your ideal pregnancy and birth …and how to care for your new baby. This four-disc DVD set brings the wisdom, expertise and insights of more than 30 world-renowned experts directly to you

Integrative Neonatal Resuscitation Training
http://www.newbornbreath.com

 

Recommended Reading

Pre and Perinatal Psychology and Health
David Chamberlain, PhD
The Mind of Your Newborn Baby
Windows to the Womb, Revealing the Conscious Baby from Conception through Birth
Dr. Thomas Verny
The Secret Life of the Unborn Child
Anne Murphy Paul
Origins, How the Nine Months Before Birth Shape The Rest of Your Life
Peter Nathanielz
Prenatal Prescription

 

Pre-Conception
Omraam Mikhael Aivanhov
Education Begins Before Birth
Laura Huxley
The Child of Your Dreams

 

Pre-Conception Communication
Elizabeth Hallett
Soultrek
Stories of the Unborn Child
Elizabeth M Carman
Cosmic Cradle

 

Healing From Prenatal Imprints and Birth Trauma
Elizabeth Noble
Primal Connections, How our Experiences from Conception to Birth influence our Emotions, Behavior and Health
Dr. Arthur Janov
Primal Scream
Imprints, the Lifelong Effects of the Birth Experience
Ludwig Janus
The Enduring Effects of the Prenatal Experience
Michael Gabriel
Voices From the Womb
Robin Karr-Morse & Meredith Wiley
Ghosts From The Nursery
Jane Butterfield English
Different Doorway, Healing from a Cesarean Birth
Benig Mauer
Songs From The Womb, Healing the Wounded Mother

 

Pregnancy and Birth Preparation
Dr. Sarah Buckley
Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
Ina May Gaskin
Spiritual Midwifery
Ina May’s guide to Childbirth
Sunni Karl
Sacred Birthing
Dr. Amali Lokugamage
The Heart In The Womb
Janet Balaskes
Active Birth
Pamela England
Birthing From Within
Shivam Rachana
Lotus Birth

 

Research based books on pregnancy and birth and the hormones of childbirth
Dr. Michel Odent
The Farmer and the Obstetrician
Primal Health
Birth and Breastfeeding
Dr. Kerstin Uvass-Moberg
The Oxytocin Factor
Susan Kuchinskas
The Chemistry of Connection

 

Questioning the American System of Childbirth
Naomi Wolf
Misconceptions
Jennifer Block
Pushed
Dr. Thomas H. Strong
Expecting Trouble,What Expectant Parents should know about Prenatal Care in America
Henci Goer
Obstetrical Myths versus Research Realities
Jennifer Margulis
The Business of Baby

 

Newborn Consciousness
Dr. Marshall H. Klaus & Phyllis Klaus
Your Amazing Newborn 
Parenting
Marcy Axness
Parenting for Peace
Robin Grille
Parenting for a Peaceful World

 

Books on Prenatal Health, Psychology and Childbirth in Dutch
Peter Nathanielz
Leven voor de Geboorte
Jaap Hiddinga
De Verbinding van de Ziel met het Lichaam
Loek Knippels & Gerdi Preger
Een Onbeschreven Blad
Eva Hensbergen
De Gelukkige Baby
Anna Myrte Korteweg
Vrije Geboorte
Diana Koster
Perfecte Moeders Bestaan Niet, Perfecte Bevallingen Bestaan Niet