Midwifery Today, Issue 78, Summer 2006

Issue 78: Midwifery Education
Theme: Midwifery Education
Cover photo by Deborah Tillson/Storybook Portraits

Departments

4
Poetry
5
6
Networking
6
Tricks of the Trade
7
Midwifery Model of Care—Phase II: Midwife Education
8
Marion's Message
61
Media Reviews
64
News
70
Classified Advertising
70
Calendar
73
Photo Album

Features

10
Daphne Singingtree
14
Apprenticeship: Do You Really Want One?
Renata Hillman
16
The Secret
Amanda Hamilton
17
Traditional Midwifery, a Traditional Vocation
Casey Makela
18
Always a Beginner
Beth Leianne Curtis
20
Pathways to Midwifery: ACNM
Jerri Hobdy
21
School of Authentic Midwifery: A Student's Journey in Finding a School
Jennifer Summerfeldt
22
The Old Midwife
Mary Doezema
23
Why Accreditation? MEAC and Midwifery Education
Mary Ann Baul
24
Elizabeth Davis
26
US Direct Entry Midwifery Programs
27
North American Registry of Midwives
28
Barbara Stratton
30
Mother Blessing Ceremony: Renaming a Good Idea
Chantel Haynes
31
Why Apprentices?
Cynthia Luxford
32
Midwifery and Conceptual Models of Nursing: A Comparison (diagram online)
Pam Embler
34
Neonatal Skin: Back to Nature?-
Laura A. Stokowski
36
The Still Point before Surgery
Serena Jenne
40
The Business of Midwifery: Billing and the Superbill
Linda Lieberman

International Midwife

43
Cards & Letters
44
Astrid Grove
48
The Very Oldest Profession
Robin Lopez Lysne
50
Having a Child in Croatia
Iva Podhorsky Štorek and Barbara Finderle
51
Judith Orozco Cassillas, a Living National Treasure of Mexico
Sarah Proechel
54
Promoting an Obstetrics Department in the Suburbs to Safeguard Its Future
Albin Thöni
56
One Birth, Two Worlds: A Personal Encounter with "Traditional" and "Modern" Maternal Health Care in Northern Tanzania
Gemma Burford
62
Birthing with Dignity: A Tool for Working with Traditional Indian Dais
Lesley Branagan