Category Archives: Research

I looked up and….

…six months? Really? Well, yes. I got here in late August, hit a speed bump with getting started, and have been trucking along since mid-September. Getting settled has been emotionally more difficult than I thought it would be. I didn’t … Continue reading

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OMG, REALLY!?!

During the years of my private practice, all kinds of women came through my doors. Plenty of women knew from the start that they wanted a midwife. But I congratulated the women who transferred care mid pregnancy or later when … Continue reading

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On being a research geek

About a year ago I was bound for the MMBP, a bridging program for internationally educated midwives based in Vancouver and affiliated with UBC. In order to qualify for the Accelerated Stream, I had to prepare a portfolio that included … Continue reading

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