What is a professional? How do we become professionals who serve women instead of ourselves? Is it possible?

Some Thoughts on Bridging the Gap Between Nurse- and Direct Entry Midwives

For the past few years I have listened with dismay to direct-entry midwives criticizing nurse-midwives as “medwives”… and to nurse-midwives talking about professional direct-entry midwives as if they don’t know very much, and working in some states to pass exclusionary laws.