Month: August 2018

Educating and equipping through compassionate connection

An open letter to the CEO of the SOGC

An open letter to the CEO of the SOGC who denies ever having encountered the issue of disrespect and abuse in maternity services: Jennifer Blake, CEO The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada 780 Echo Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5R7 Re: Canadian women share stories of alleged mistreatment in the delivery room,…
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Consent from the Mother’s Side

Not too long ago, a prominent Canadian media icon, Jian Ghomeshi was charged with sexual harassment and assault. At the time, a conversation began that talked about what consent looked like when two adults were engaging in sexual conduct. The individual under investigation said that all acts of sexual violence were consensual, however several women came…
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