Mind over labor

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Viking, 1987 - Family & Relationships - 192 pages
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In his breakthrough book, Jones introduces a new, highly effective method of childbirth preparation using mental imagery. He shows expectant parents how to prevent the pain and fear associated with childbirth.

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Review: Mind over Labor: A Breakthrough Guide to Giving Birth

User Review  - Joanna - Goodreads

This is an excellent book to provide the laboring mother with visual imagery to aid her in achieving relaxation during her hardest work ever! Read full review

Review: Mind over Labor: A Breakthrough Guide to Giving Birth

User Review  - Meghan - Goodreads

This is the book that changed my mind - a chance encounter at the thrift store. Who knows where I would be in my pregnancy journey if I hadn't picked this book up? It's an oldie, but it is a great start in learning more about an alternative way to give birth. Read full review


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About the author (1987)

CARL JONES is a certified childbirth educator and author of the best-selling Mind Over Labor and several other books in the field. He lectures to parents and professionals throughout the United States and Canada about using creative imagery (visualization) in labor, giving effective labor support, and prenatal intuition. He has attended over 100 births, helping couples to give birth naturally.

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