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Author Abramson, Rachel.

Title The community-based doula : supporting families before, during, and after childbirth / Rachel Abramson, Ginger K. Breedlove, Beth Isaacs.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : Zero to Three, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.19845 A161C    Check Shelf
Description xix, 166 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- ch. 1. Doulas and the evidence base for birthing support -- ch 2. Community-based work : doulas in context -- ch. 3. The community-based doula model -- ch. 4. The Chicago doula project -- ch. 5. Nurturing the nurturers : doula recruitment, education, and support -- ch. 6. The doula's experience of the work -- ch. 7. Listening to the voices of young mothers : women's experience of doula support -- ch. 8. Replication of the Chicago Health Connection model -- ch. 9. Social forces affecting community-based doula practice -- ch. 10. Move to action -- Appendix A : Findings from studies of labor support -- About the authors.
Subject Doulas.
Doulas -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Community-based family services.
Community-based family services -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Added Author Breedlove, Ginger K.
Isaacs, Beth.
ISBN 1934019011
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