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Issue: 
Publication Date: 
07/2012
Page Count: 
8
Starting Page: 
259
Price: $10.00
Abstract: 

Birthing professionals are charged with the responsibility of freeing the baby whose head appears but whose shoulders remain stuck. How they manage this stressful obstacle and how the experience imprints the baby both physiologically and psychologically are examined in this paper through the application of body-centered therapy.

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