Archive: Mar 2012

CiC’s March Healthy Birth Workshop: Cesarean Birth and VBAC

CiC would like to give a HUGE thank you to Milon Nagi, a member of  our volunteer Program Committee, for writing this week’s blog. “My midwife walked back into the room on her phone: ‘I’ve got to go, my patient’s about to be sectioned.’” That […]

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A Doula’s Manifesto

Julia Mannes is a professional birth consultant and  DONA International certified doula. She provides down-to-earth support throughout prenatal planning, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period. Julia is also a vinyasa yoga instructor specializing in prenatal and parent-baby yoga. She is skilled in acupressure, massage, photography, baby care, and bringing ritual […]

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The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition Premieres at UCLA!

Choices in Childbirth is thrilled to have launched The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition at UCLA on March 5th, 2012! We are so excited to officially launch The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition (BoBB:CE). This critical program has adapted Ricki Lake and Abby […]

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Inspiring Birth Stories

This past Tuesday, Choices in Childbirth hosted a very special evening of Inspiring Birth Stories at Congregation Habonim on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Our volunteer Program Committee members came together to find four fabulous women and couples to share their experiences giving birth. […]

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Upcoming CiC Events and News!

Monday Night! The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition Launch at UCLA      Monday, March 5th, 4pm – 5:30pm; FREE Fowler Museum, Lenart Auditorium, UCLA 308 Charles E. Young Drive North Los Angeles, CA 90095-1549 CiC is thrilled to announce our newest project: The Business […]

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