100: In the Middle of a Transformation with Dr. Britta Bushnell

Dr. Britta Bushnell (she/her) is a wife and mother, author of Transformed by Birth, host of the podcast Transformed, veteran childbirth educator, celebrated speaker, mythologist, and specialist in childbirth, relationship, and parenting. For over 20 years, Dr. Bushnell has worked with individuals and couples as they prepare for the life-changing experience of giving birth. Her work with parents has been enriched by her doctoral work in mythology and psychology, her years spent as a co-owner of Birthing From Within, as well as her dedicated study of solution-focused brief therapy, storytelling, sustaining sexual vibrancy, and helping romantic partnerships thrive even during parenthood.

What you’ll hear in this episode:

  • Britta’s yoga career
  • Episode 97: Birth Story Medicine with Pam England
  • Transformed by Birth book by Dr. Britta Bushnell
  • E X P A N D┬á your birth expectations
  • Global postpartum period
  • The transformation brought on by birth and becoming a parent
  • Dealing with isolation in 2020
  • The highs and lows of parenting
  • The illusion of perfectionism
  • Rites of passage and what they have to do with this moment in time

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Podcast: Transformed