Category «Birth Planning»

Learn how to work with your midwife to write a birth plan that fits your physical and emotional needs. Explore the options you may have and read sample plans.

Sample Birth Plan: Grid Style

  Environment Please help us keep the room restful by: closing the door; dimming the lights; minimizing noise. Pain Management Please help us remember to try: walking or slow dancing; using the shower or tub; using our focal point and scripts. In case of emergency cesarean Please help us: Ensure husband is present; Let family …

Sample Birth Plan: Bullet Points

Following is a statement of our childbirth desires. We have educated ourselves prior to making these choices and feel that we are prepared to follow through on them. We understand that complications do arise and in such instances trust our physician to make the necessary decisions. We greatly appreciate your cooperation in realizing our plan. …