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Progressive Parenting strives to share information to parents to help them form informed decisions for their families, your host Gena Kirby interviews, Doctors, Nurses, Midwives, Authors and other experts to answer your parenting questions.

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Debra Pascali-Bonaro, B.Ed., LCCE, PDT/BDT(DONA) is the Founder & President of Pain to Power Childbirth Experience, Director of the award-winning documentary Orgasmic Birth: The Best-Kept Secret and co-writer of ?Orgasmic Birth: Your Guide to a Safe, Satisfying and Pleasurable Birth? all of which explore the intimate and sacred nature of birth. Debra is an inspirational international speaker, chair of the International MotherBaby Childbirth Initiative, Advisor to Human Rights in Childbirth and ICEA. Debra's passion comes from her years as a Lamaze International childbirth educator, and birth and postpartum doula trainer with DONA International where she has worked with women, men, midwives, doulas and physicians in over 30 countries bringing comfort, love and pleasure to birth and life!
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Did you know... …90% of all childhood sexual abuse occurs by someone with whom the child knows and has a trusted, established relationship, not by a stranger. …According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited... more

The Other Baby Book guides new and expecting mamas on a journey past ?shoulds? and ?musts,? back to the heart of true joy and connection. Massaro and Katz throw off the shackles of profit-driven companies and popular yet... more

Marcy Axness, PhD—Author of Parenting for Peace: Raising the Next Generation of Peacemakers and a member of Mothering magazine's online expert panel, Dr. Axness is a leading authority in the fields of early child development,... more

My guest tonight will birth consultant and author of Unassisted Childbirth, Laura Shanley. She joins me to discuss unassisted birth, orgasmic birth and the Trust Birth Conference. We also invite women who have experienced the power of... more

Tonight we get caught up on Nirvana Jennette, she was our guest on the Silent Ban on Breastfeeding show . Then she was telling us about her church and how she had been asked to leave because she was nursing her baby in church!... more

Does the STRESS of parenting ever get you to the end of your rope? Are you ready to transform that stress into SUCCESS? My guest is Kathy Whitham, RN, Behavior Parenting Coach, draws her expertise from 30 years of raising three... more

Tonight my guest is Dayna Martin. Dayna Martin has been at the forefront of the unschooling movement for the past decade. Author of, Radical Unschooling: A Revolution Has Begun, she's been featured on Dr. Phil, CNN, Nightline, and... more

On tonight's show I will be talking about VBACS. Vaginal Birth after Cesarean with Dr. Stuart Fischbein. We will discuss who should, where you should and more. Find out what the newest research says. Be sure to join us in our live chat... more

What kind of Crazy title is that for a radio show? Well, on the show tonight I will be talking with Dayna Martin, unschooling mom, doula, and author of SEXY BIRTH. So of course we will be discussing all things unschooling and when you... more

My guest tonight is Renee Beebe IBCLC, she has been helping women breastfeed for over 20 years. She volunteered with La Leche League for six years, taught breastfeeding classes and worked as a postpartum doula before she... more
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