Christine H. Morton

Goodreads Author


Born
in Columbus Ohio, The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
March 2008

URL


Christine H. Morton, PhD is a medical sociologist whose research has focused on women’s reproductive experiences and maternity care roles. Since 2008, she has been at Stanford University’s California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, focusing on maternal mortality and morbidity and maternal quality improvement.

Postpartum doulas provide a much needed service for many new parents, however not all parents are able to pay for someone to come to their home, help them take care of themselves so they can take care of their baby, without judgment, and with a lot of compassion and really great tips for that “babymoon” time.

In today’s New York Times, reporter Zoe Greenberg writes about postpartum doulas in NY...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on October 02, 2018 13:31
Average rating: 3.7 · 23 ratings · 1 review · 1 distinct work
Birth Ambassadors: Doulas a...

by
3.70 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Community Support...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Things I've Learn...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Christine’s Recent Updates

Christine H. Morton wrote a new blog post
Postpartum doulas provide a much needed service for many new parents, however not all parents are able to pay for someone to come to their home, he... Read more of this blog post »
Christine Morton rated a book really liked it
The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly by Sun-mi Hwang
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book really liked it
Preparation for the Next Life by Atticus Lish
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book liked it
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Swamplandia!
by Karen Russell (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton wants to read
Brush Back by Sara Paretsky
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book really liked it
Exploring the Dirty Side of Women's Health by Mavis Kirkham
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book liked it
The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
The Snow Child
by Eowyn Ivey (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book really liked it
Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book really liked it
The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christine Morton rated a book really liked it
A Breath of Snow and Ashes by Diana Gabaldon
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Christine's books…
“to”
Christine H. Morton, Birth Ambassadors: Doulas and the Re-Emergence of Woman-Supported Birth in America

“Minor talents or failing talents ask much of those who associate with them. They suck, they cling, they sour, they devour, and they can kill their hosts. Disappointment is a deadly companion. We didn't yet know how many of us would end up in its grip, because we were all still striving, and some of us thought we were thriving.”
Margaret Drabble, The Pure Gold Baby

102179 RJ Reads (Reproductive Justice Book Club) — 234 members — last activity Nov 28, 2015 02:43PM
Reading and discussing nonfiction and fiction books relating to reproductive justice issues. New books quarterly. A Backline joint.
101149 Sociologists for Women in Society (SWS) — 103 members — last activity Sep 10, 2016 07:08PM
A non-fiction and fiction book group for members of Sociologists for Women in Society.



No comments have been added yet.