Anna Verwaal

Anna Verwaal is a maternal-child health nurse, conscious conception & birth consultant, primal period educator, midwife & doula instructor, UCLA certified lactation educator and birth photographer from Holland who lives in the US.

After a long career in various obstetrical and home-health settings she preferred to work with families and babies as a specialized nurse/educator and started her own birth consulting practice in Los Angeles.

Currently Anna lectures internationally and facilitates workshops about the cellular memory of conception, womb & birth experiences, the hormonal physiology of childbirth, breastfeeding & bonding and the psychological and emotional aspects of giving birth.

She uses a combination of clinical knowledge, the latest birth related research and findings, her own birth photography and experiences based on working for more than 25 years in various countries attending hospital, birth-center and home-births.

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