Culturally sensitive, thoroughly researched, clearly presented, this book fills an enormous gap in literature on women's health. -- Penny Simkin, founder, Doulas of America
Few works address the needs of the new mother during the first 12 months of her child's life. Mothering the New Mother is designed to fill that gap. -- Ways of Caring, published by La Leche League International
Thoroughly well-written and very much needed. -- Booklist
About the Author
Sally Placksin is an award-winning nonfiction writer and writer-producer of many programs heard over public radio, including the program Mothering theNew Mother. She lives in New York City and has two children.