What is a Certified Professional Midwife? (And who are all these other midwives?)

In America there are three primary kinds of midwives, Certified Nurse Midwives, Certified Professional Midwives, and Direct Entry Midwives.  It’s kind of confusing, so here’s a fairly long explanation of the types of American midwives as well as a bit about my path and training as Certified Professional Midwife (CPM). The Early Years Let’s just… Continue reading What is a Certified Professional Midwife? (And who are all these other midwives?)