Author with her daughter, Tiffany, and Umbi.
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I delivered my son after a journey that had spanned 14 years and taken me down a road filled with disappointment and distrust….Words have such a strong and lasting impact. It’s so important to support a positive experience in pregnancy and labor. I will be eternally grateful that a midwife provided this for me.
About Author: Sandra Gonzalez-Parisi
Sandra Gonzalez-Parisi lives in Jensen Beach, Florida, with her husband, Al, and children Tiffany and Umberto (Umbi). She is an aspiring midwife, doula and childbirth educator (working on her certification through Bradley), as well as current chapter leader of ICAN of the Treasure Coast. View all posts by Sandra Gonzalez-Parisi