Clarity Exercise for Maternity Care Decision-Making Handout (pad of 50)
A new handout designed to help simplify and clarify early choices in pregnancy that impact choices later in pregnancy and during labor.
The Events of Late Pregnancy Tear Pad (pad of 50)
This infographic describes the important events of late pregnancy and labor, all leading to the birth of baby! Useful teaching tool for childbirth educators or doulas, this easy-to-read handout helps pregnant parents understand the importance of letting labor start on it’s own, and delaying or refusing elective induction. Each handout includes ...
Simkin’s Ratings of Comfort Measures for Childbirth
This booklet uses Penny’s rating system to explain 18 different ways to relieve pain in labor, including both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic methods. Highlighting both drug-free methods and methods using drugs, physical therapist Penny Simkin presents ratings for 19 different ways to relieve pain during labor. The booklet explains the ratin...
Pregnancy and Labor Ice Pack
Penny loves to use ice packs on the low back for the person in labor. This ice pack is fantastic because it gently fastens around the belly with two straps, staying out of the way of monitors, and securely holds the ice pack in place. Stays cold for about 90 minutes, then refreeze as needed. Reusable ice pack with 18″ elastic straps to hold the ...
Labor Positions Coloring Book
The Labor Positions Coloring Book made its debut at the DONA International 2016 Conference in Seattle, WA where it sold out in 24 hours. This download PDF is a 26 page coloring book based on the drawings from the Labor Progress Handbook by Penny Simkin and Ruth Ancheta. Use these beautiful pages with your childbirth class students as an add-on a...
Doula Handout Packet
Note: Currently back in stock on November 17. This packet includes ten copies of Penny's best selling handouts: Clarity Exercise for Maternity Care Decision Making - a new handout designed to help simplify and clarify early choices in pregnancy that impact choices later in pregnancy. Road Map of Labor - Pictorial journey through labor; includ...
Apollo Back Massager
Penny’s favorite massage tool during labor! The Apollo Massager is a handy and effective massage tool. The handle and flexibility of the roller tracks make it feel very natural and comfortable in your hand as you press and roll over any area of the body that holds tension.