A Photographic Record of the Physiological Management of Normal Childbirth,
Neonate, Father and New Family


Spontaneous Labor ~ Upright and Mobile Mother; Walking in Labor; One-on-One Labor Support;

        

      

    

 


Use of Showers and Deep Water for Non-Drug Pain Relief; Right Use of Gravity

          

          


Spontaneous Natural Birth as the baby moves out and up into the motherís arms

     

       

    

   


Mother Receives and Welcomes Her New Baby

        

   


Father Welcomes New Baby and Congratulates the New Mom,

            


Mother Breastfeeds for the first time

            


Father (and others!) gets a chance to hold the new baby     

             


Basking the Glow of the New Baby

                                


Happy, Healthy Families

         

                      

                                  

             

           me     my daughter Shawn, born in back seat of our car on the way to the hospital and my grandson Devin, @ 2 y/o

                      My 3 children ~ Shawn, Todd and Holly ~ and newest grandson, Rory, born at home July 19, 1997


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