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Midwifery: The Ceremony of Birth + Community Building

In this presentation, Maria Teresa Rivera shares her narrative and highlights indigenous birth workers and our efforts to reclaim and reconnect to our traditions of birthing.


Learning Objectives:

Learn what midwifery care entails

Understand how to create sacred space and provide space for learning

Benefits of midwifery care

Decolonizing Birth

Understanding the Ceremony of Birth

Learn how midwifery care facilitates community building