When faced with infertility, how do find the courage to take a chance on having a child? Today’s guest, Golzar Selbe Naghshineh, a perinatal mental health specialist and psychoanalyst, was interrupted with this question last year when she discovered th...
The Expectful Podcast Episodes
The place to come to connect, feel supported and get the latest education on your fertility, pregnancy and new motherhood journey.
What would it feel like to be truly held during pregnancy, birth and motherhood journey? This is the question that today’s guest Samantha Huggins is answering through her work as a doula, childbirth educator and the cofounder of Carriage House
How does acupuncture work within your body and how can it support you through fertility, pregnancy and motherhood journey? Today’s guest, Dr. Jill Blakeway, is the founder of the YinOva center, a doctor of acupuncture and Chinese medicine and the
What if motherhood inspired you to pursue your dreams, rather than put them on hold? For today’s guest, Rae Broderick, who is a yoga and wellness guide, this was the unexpected case. After giving birth to her son, Rae felt
What would it feel like to trust your journey through some of the most difficult times of motherhood? Today’s guest, Mellisa Reeves, who is the co-founder of the Motherbirth, a doula and a coach has bumped up against this question
How do keep your relationship with your partner strong during parenthood? That’s the question that our guest, Jayson Gaddis is helping us answer on the podcast today. As a student and teacher of relationships with a background in psychology, Jayson
Could holistic health remedies be the answer to finding peace during pregnancy and motherhood? After hearing about her father’s second cancer diagnosis back in the early 2000s, today’s guest, Kristy Rodriguez sprang into action, learning all she could ...
What if we could release the shame around mental health during fertility, pregnancy and motherhood? Dr. Kat Kaeni, a psychologist specializing in perinatal mental health, is on the podcast today to talk about mental health during the motherhood journey...
Could having a doula really change your birth and postpartum experience? If you asked me this question before my conversation with today’s guest Gina Giordano, I would have been on the fence. However, after hearing Gina’s story and what being
Respect, Love & Science-Based Parenting with Jen Lumanlan What if you could use science to help you create a respectful and loving relationship with your children? After becoming a parent, today’s guest Jen Lumanlan got her Master’s in Psychology with