What happens when the dominate medical culture collides with local and immigrant cultures? Find out as Jenna Humphreys explores cross-cultural birth in the Dominican Republic and in California.
Jenna Humphreys has been a birth and postpartum doula for three years and is currently in the selection process for the entry-level CNM master’s program at UCSF. She is passionate about supporting the sacred aspect of birth and is an avid writer.
A doula and midwife-in-training learns valuable lessons assisting at homebirths, and recognizes that being a birth worker is more of a calling than a profession.