A group of midwives from the International Center for Traditional Child Bearing will be coming to the Hostel. They will be leading us in a few workshops, which include:

Saturday, August 11th, 10am Rediscovering Our Sacred Sexual Self: Presenter: Nyasha Bonner-Shakir, MSN, CNM (Certified Nurse Midwife)

Did you know that sexual energy is life energy? You can direct this energy even without a partner, to help rebuild and rejuvenate organs within the body. It is time for women to develop a healthy, loving relationship with their sexual organs. In this workshop you will learn the power of the womb in birthing your dreams. You will also learn how to strengthen your sexual organs through thought, exercise, herbs, and tonics. Come join us, bring your womb concerns into a safe, sacred, and healing environment with a spiritual Midwife. This is an abbreviated version of a 4-hour workshop.

Sunday, August 12th, 10am Choices in Childbirth Presenter: Sarahn Henderson – Midwife

Choices in Childbirth is a discussion of the many pregnancy and childbirth option available to expecting moms in Georgia. This includes: childbirth provider (ob/gyn’s and Midwives), children classes, pregnancy massage therapist, hospital and home birth options and waterbirth. We will discuss the pros and cons of each.