Originally posted on Girls' Globe: It is well documented that gender-based violence cuts across all social, economic, religious and class boundaries. Violence against women and girls is described by the UNFPA as “one of the most prevalent human rights violations in…
There’s been a wave of enthusiasm recently among Tweeting midwives. I was on holiday when it started (supposedly away from emails and social media, but sneaking back on now and again), and returned to find that a host of fellow … Continue reading →
It’s been a long time since I’ve last blogged. I guess I’ve been caught up in my own maternal matters as I endured the long, hot London summer during my third trimester and then recovered from a difficult labour and … Continue reading →
I write this first blog from the comfort of my London home. I have given a lot of thought as to how best to kick off this new blog site, but the same recurring thoughts keep coming back to me. … Continue reading →
Personal Academic Blog: This is the research blog of Dr. Sally Pezaro. Sally is an academic midwife working to secure excellence in maternity services. Specialist interests include psychological wellbeing in midwifery populations, the use of social media in research, teaching and professional regulation.
We are using person-centred thinking tools in pregnancy and parenthood so that women can have a more personalised and empowering experience. Bloggers are Esther Sharma, an experienced midwife and Helen, an expert in person-centred practices.