Editor’s note: I’m reposting the below wonderful article by Leah Harris from 2009 along with a link to an article about a new film.
That new film is: The Mama Sherpas
this is the article from the Daily Beast:
My C-section experience felt completely out of my hands and led to much pain and suffering. But there’s a way for women to make more empowered decisions about giving birth. (read more and see the trailer here)
Parallels in obstetrics and psychiatry
By Leah Harris
It often strikes me as to how my experiences as a psychiatric survivor color most facets of my life, informing my perspectives and my choices in so many ways.
When I became pregnant, I immediately knew that I…
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