Born in South Africa she is currently the Director of the Active Birth Centre in London, UK.
With this book you can learn to develop all your body’s resources to deal with the instinctive experience of childbirth. It is also for partners, teachers, midwives and everyone involved, to help mothers get up off the delivery table and to bring back some of the common sense which has been overlooked by modern obstetrics.
New Active Birthis the new and revised edition of Janet Balaskas’ pioneering and acclaimed Active Birth:
Over 180 clear black and white photographs and line drawings throughout.
Fully updated and extended with new information – includes sections on Water Birth and Recovery After Birth.
Revised and expanded prenatal and postnatal exercises with step by step photographs.