We stress the importance of having a vision for your birth and finding the right provider to support you through that process, but how exactly do you get there? There are likely going to be some obstacles you will face as you work through what you know you want for your birth, understanding what questions to ask your provider, thinking through real-life scenarios you may come up against, and having the knowledge and the voice to advocate for yourself during pregnancy and birth. This episode will walk you through each step and help you feel more clear and calm about the process for your own birth.
3:16 - You and your provider may view birth differently. That's ok!
6:25 - The first thing you need to be able to do to effectively advocate for yourself.
9:51 - Questions to discuss with your provider as well as what the red flags might look like.
17:33 - How to work through the deal-breaker questions and figure out where there's some give-and-take necessary to get the...