Safe & Sound: Birthing at Home with Doula Amy Mongie

Home birthing in South Africa - podcast episode with souls Amy Mongie

In this episode, I chat to my lovely doula, Amy Mongie of Souls in Motion, about home birthing. We chat about our birth stories and our decisions to have our babies at home, the South African medical model of birth, the cell memory of birth trauma through generations of women, prenatal yoga and diet, Ina May Gaskin, hynobirthing and how feeling safe during labour is the most important gift you can give a birthing woman.

Show Notes

Amy’s website:

Amy’s Facebook Page: Souls in Motion

Amy’s Instagram: @amymongie

Amy’s Doula Training: Robyn Sheldon


Books Mentioned

Mama-Bamba by Robyn Sheldon

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

Nature Birth



The Business of Being Born

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