The Mentor – a student midwife reflection through Spoken Word

 By Hollie Johnstone      My name is Hollie, I’m 23, and I’m about to qualify as a midwife! After four years of hard work, sacrifices and perseverance, I’ve now done my last ever shift as a student. How exciting and terrifying is that….. Midwifery wasn’t a clear cut path for me despite the fact […]

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Make Birth Better

Make Birth Better Dr Rebecca Moore – Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist and Perinatal Clinical Psychologist Birth can be a highly emotive subject, and is often presented in a divisive way. Founded by myself Dr Rebecca Moore, Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist and Perinatal Clinical Psychologist Dr Emma Svanberg, the Network brings together all voices to offer support and information […]

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Passage from Birth Trauma by Mila Oshin

Passage from Birth Trauma by Mila Oshin Two months ago I was diagnosed with PTSD as a result of circumstances surrounding the birth of my first child, eight years ago. Surprisingly, perhaps, the past eight years have been some of my most creative and productive. I wrote and published Passage; a collection of poems about […]

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