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The first of the last three Southern California Workshops till 2015!

Hi friends!

I’m sorry I haven’t written anything in so long.  The honest truth is presenting the workshop throughout the country really is a full time job!  But I’m still working feverishly behind the scenes, with over a dozen articles in the queue, updating the class, participating in community events and webinars, interacting with consumers, [...]

When should the next on-line class be offered?

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In a previous survey, readers said they would most likely attend an on-line class, called a webinar, offered on Sundays at 11am PST or on Wednesdays at 2pm PST. I want to see how many people would actually buy tickets ($49 US) if I offered the two-part class on these dates… [...]

Join the VBAC Facts E-List!

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So it only took my kids going way for a couple nights and football season to start for me to have a moment to finally figure out how to use SendBlaster!

I have had it installed on my computer for years, but with everything else going on, I had yet to [...]

Help send VBAC Facts to the Womb Ecology Conference


I am looking to join forces with my readers to raise money via a WePay campaign so I may attend the Womb Ecology Conference, developed by Michel Odent, in October. [...]

VBAC Class Webinar Survey

Jen Kamel at The Gathering Place

Hi friends!

Well, the VBAC Summit was awesome.  Now I’m back and all fired up to schedule the next few classes.

However, teaching the class in person really limits me to the Southern California area.  So I’m considering offering the class via the internet, typically called a webinar.  A [...]

New VBAC documentary “Trial of Labor”

I’m so excited for the latest VBAC documentary, “Trial of Labor,” to come out!

One of the filmmakers, Robert Humphreys, attended a class I taught in Los Angeles in March 2010 so I feel a special connection to this project which has ICAN’s stamp of approval.

There is still time for you to help bring [...]

“Maternally Yours” Radio Interview Show Notes 7/31/12

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In July 2012, I was interviewed by a community radio station in Florida. I was asked about who made a good VBAC candidate, the risks and benefits of VBAC, the laws relating to VBAC, navigating VBAC bans, and popular VBAC myths. [...]

VBAC Facts presents VBAC Class at the VBAC Summit in Miami, FL!

The “Truth About VBAC” will be presented at the VBAC Summit Pre-Conference Session on Friday August 17, 2012 in Miami, Florida! Over the course of 4 hours, “The Truth About VBAC” delivers an evidence-based review of interesting and hard to find information relative to post cesarean birth options to parents, birth advocates, and medical professionals. It is jam packed with statistics and recommendations directly from respected medical journals, the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). [...]

10/16 Temecula lecture & handout book available for purchase

I’m so excited about my upcoming presentation to Conscious Birth, Conscious Parenting next Saturday, October 16th from 11am – 1pm at Grace Mellman Library (41000 County Center, Temecula, CA 92591.)

I’ll be presenting a 90-minute excerpt from my five-hour class entitled “The Truth About VBAC.”  Topics include:

History of VBAC: From encouraged to “risky” Review [...]

Temecula breech movie screening 9/11

As a mom who had her cesarean due to footling breech presentation, I’m so excited to see this movie as well as be on the panel afterwards!  If you can join us, please RSVP via the email address below.

I’ll have the following handouts available:

Quick Facts (download the PDF) American Women Speak About VBAC [...]

VBAC Class scheduled for 3/14/10 in Los Angeles

The next VBAC Class has been scheduled for Sunday, March 14, 2010 from 1:30 – 5:30pm.

This is the same weekend as the Trust Birth Conference, so if you are in town, you will have ample time after the conference is over at noon on Sunday to scoot on over to Century City (10309 Santa [...]

10/24 VBAC Class, Free Tickets, 2010 Class Schedule, & Upcoming CA Birth Events

Claremont VBAC Class

The "Truth About VBAC" seminar in Claremont, California is 8 days away on Saturday, October 24th from 1p – 4p.  Don’t miss out on your opportunity to experience an extensive review of the best VBAC and repeat cesarean research as well as learn specific, practical tools to maximize the likelihood of hospital [...]

Traumatic Birth Healing Event (Arkansas)

ICAN of NW Arkansas presents

Traumatic Birth Healing Spiral

When is it? Saturday, October 17, 2009

Who should attend? Women who have experienced a traumatic birth experience, either cesarean or vaginal.

What is it?  An interactive workshop to assist in emotional healing.  Storytelling, artwork and a blessingway will highlight the event.

Where? Springdale, Arkansas (Directions [...]

5 Days till Fullerton “Truth About VBAC” Class

Five days till the Fullerton “Truth About VBAC” class and spaces are still available!

There is also the Claremont class in East Los Angeles County on October 24th.

These are the only classes for 2009.  Register and save your spot!

Press Release: Class Explores Birth After Cesarean Options in Fullerton & Claremont


Class Explores Birth After Cesarean Options in Fullerton & Claremont

POMONA, CA (September 2, 2009) – VBACFACTS.com announced “The Truth About VBAC,” a class on vaginal birth after cesarean, will be offered in Fullerton on Sunday, September 20 and in Claremont on Saturday, October 24. Incorporating the latest medical research, [...]