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A podcast exploring neurodivergent experiences of pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period, with the aim of improving support and outcomes for neurodivergent people and their families. Hosted by doula Victoria White.

The Neurodivergent Birth Podcast Victoria White

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A podcast exploring neurodivergent experiences of pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period, with the aim of improving support and outcomes for neurodivergent people and their families. Hosted by doula Victoria White.

    S3 Ep7: Supporting Neurodivergent Nervous Systems with EFT Tapping - with Grace Walker

    S3 Ep7: Supporting Neurodivergent Nervous Systems with EFT Tapping - with Grace Walker

    Today I speak with Grace Walker who is an EFT Practitioner, reiki energy healer and coach. Grace talks about motherhood in her neurodivergent family, and the power of EFT tapping for regulating her own, and her children's nervous systems.You can find out more about Grace's work and tapping at https://www.withgracewellness.com/Thank you for listening!Join the conversation on Instagram @neurodivergentbirth and at ndbirth.com.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    S3 Ep6: Supporting Neurodivergent Induction Experiences with Erin Fung of Better Birth UK

    S3 Ep6: Supporting Neurodivergent Induction Experiences with Erin Fung of Better Birth UK

    Today I chat to Erin Fung of Better Birth UK (https://www.better-birth.co.uk/). Erin is a neurodivergent mum of 3, an antenatal educator, hypnobirthing teacher and guest lecturer on the midwifery course at Greenwich University.Today we talk about her own experience of the postnatal time, her perspective on neurodivergent experiences of induction and how to prepare for an induction process. The blog post the Erin refers to regarding your right to record appointments can be accessed here.T...

    • 39 min
    S3 Ep5: Neurodivergent Life Coaching with Megan Griffith @theneurocuriosityclub

    S3 Ep5: Neurodivergent Life Coaching with Megan Griffith @theneurocuriosityclub

    Today I chat with Megan Griffith who is an AuDHDer, neurodiversity coach and founder of The Neurocuriosity Club https://www.theneurocuriosityclub.com/ Instagram @theneurodiversityclub.We discuss her own perinatal experiences, including her twin pregnancy and birth, the challenges of executive dysfunction, and what neurodiversity life coaching is.The paper that Megan refers to in the episode can be accessed here.Thank you for listening!Join the conversation on Instagram @neurodivergentbir...

    • 36 min
    S3 Ep4: An Autistic Dad's Perspective of the Perinatal Period with Mike Sandiford of Dad Matters

    S3 Ep4: An Autistic Dad's Perspective of the Perinatal Period with Mike Sandiford of Dad Matters

    In today's episode I chat to Mike Sandiford. Mike is the Health Inequalities Coordinator at Dad Matters, which is a Home-Start project aimed at supporting dads in the perinatal period with attachment and bonding, mental health, supporting partners and accessing services. Mike shares with us his experience as an autistic father, and talks about the work he does supporting neurodivergent dads. You can find out more about the work that Dad Matters do at https://dadmatters.org.uk/.Thank you for l...

    • 35 min
    S3 Ep3: Supporting Infant Feeding in Neurodivergent Families with Lucy Webber IBCLC

    S3 Ep3: Supporting Infant Feeding in Neurodivergent Families with Lucy Webber IBCLC

    Today I talk to Lucy Webber IBCLC. Lucy is a former midwife and lactation consultant, and mum to 3 neurodivergent children. We talk all about the positives and the challenges of infant feeding from a neurodivergent perspective, and how feeding can be a fantastic tool for nervous system regulation for both parent and child. You can find out more about the wonderful work Lucy does at https://www.lmjinfantfeedingsupport.com/ and follow her hugely popular Instagram account @lucywebberfeedingsuppo...

    • 38 min
    S3 Ep2: Autistic Birth Preparation with Vanessa D'Souza aka The Autistic Chef

    S3 Ep2: Autistic Birth Preparation with Vanessa D'Souza aka The Autistic Chef

    Today I chat with Vanessa D'Souza. Vanessa was a BBC Masterchef UK semi-finalist and is known as The Austitic Chef on social media. She is currently pregnant with her first child, and in this episode she shares her autistic experience of preparing for birth including navigating appointments, changing hospitals, finding a doula and much more. It’s a great conversation and I’m so grateful to her for sharing her story with us. You can follow Vanessa on Instagram @the.autistic.chefThank you ...

    • 47 min

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