Healing From a Traumatic Birth Heather Hopson June 7, 2012 Uncategorized When you were pregnant, you probably heard a horror story about another woman’s labor and delivery. Perhaps she endured endless hours of contractions, an emergency C-section, or a placental abruption. Forty years after the birth of my cousin, my aunt still talks about the extreme pain she experienced. She vowed never to have another child and to alert others of what their doctors may not tell them. Perhaps a complication has left you traumatized. If so, a healing session could help you recover. I caught up with Deena Blumenfeld at The Shining Light Prenatal Education Center in Pittsburgh, to find out how mothers are using meditation, mantra, and breathing exercises to heal from a traumatic birth. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.