This section of the APPPAH Newsletter is intended to draw attention to items in the news that are pertinent to prenatal and perinatal psychology. APPPAH does not necessarily agree with, or vouch for, the scientific worthiness of any of the news items mentioned here. We mean merely to take note of what is going on, so that you may.
"AMERICAN WOMEN: BIRTHING BABIES AT HOME"
Time magazine ran an excellent, comprehensive article on the state of home birth in the U.S., including a discussion of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology's controversial meta-analysis from last summer.
Sometimes in life there are moments when the only reasonable response is pure gratitude. This is one of those moments.
This past semester, Spring 2011, I have had the great pleasure of working with five talented people who were participating in a web-design program at the Santa Rosa Junior College here in Sonoma County, California. The team accepted the APPPAH website as their web-development project and, for a full 18 weeks, dedicated their time to rebuild our website.