Birth Trauma Survivor and Maternal Health Advocate

What is your definition of Trauma?

For me it was many things. The blood. Feeling Dr. B’s hand and arm inside my body, massaging my uterus over and over again. Fear of closing my eyes. Vomiting on myself. Being nude in front of all those strangers. The surgery. Not holding Miss J. Demerol. Tranfusions. Uncertainty about life and death. The death…


The Wedding Planner: Part Three

Christine’s life was just beginning to unravel. She was about to embark on a journey that no one could have foreseen. During the time she worked for us, there was no indication that there was anything amiss in her personal life. Here are the emails we exchanged after I found out that our wedding was…