Midwives, as well as their clients, become traumatized and need compassionate care. This article encourages us to take care of ourselves too.
Emily Render-Graham wears many hats: midwife, doula, wife, mother of four home-born children, educator, and changemaker. She runs Emily + Carey with her friend and midwifery partner, Carey Glenn. Emily’s last birth was the subject of These Are My Hours, a documentary film. (See Media Reviews.) Emily can be found online at emilyandcarey.com or thesearemyhours.com.