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  • Establishing trusting and positive relationships with patients?

  • Know how to communicate about sensitive issues?

  • Create a holistic approach to sexual and reproductive health?

  • Increase patient satisfaction?

  • Recalibrate your practice to be patient or woman-centered?

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EP 21: Trauma Informed Care with Alison Tinker

**Trigger Warning** In this episode we interviewed Alison Tinker, a Midwife, about her work providing trauma informed care. Although we do not discuss specific traumas, this episode could be triggering for trauma survivors. This episode is a must listen to for ANY provider.

EP 20 Menstrual Health with Elizabeth Graf

In this episode we talk all things menstrual health with Elizabeth Graf. We cover everything from menstrual health as an indicator of overall health, menstrual hygiene, and special considerations for adolescents, trans people, and gender non-binary people.

DivaCup by Diva International Inc.

In this sponsored episode we interview Carinne Chambers-Saini, CEO of Diva International Inc. maker of the DivaCup, and Sophie Zivku, Diva Inc Communications Manager, about the DivaCup. We discuss what it is, how to use it, how to talk about it, and how this can help the menstruating person.

EP 19: Infertility and Perinatal Loss with Dr. Stacey Pawlak

In this episode we interview Dr. Stacey Pawlak, a clinical psychologist, regarding her expertise in working with people experiencing perinatal loss & infertility. This episode is must-listen-to if you help patients dealing with infertility, miscarriage, or diagnosing fetal anomalies. If you’re not a provider, learn how to talk to your friends about these difficult situations.

EngagedMD

EngagedMD enables fertility practices to provide a remotely guided experience for patient education and consent - unlike the long consultations, phone calls to staff, in-clinic classes, and paper documents used today. Their education programs are comprised of...

EP 18 Vulvar Health with Jenna Perkins

In this episode we interview Jenna Perkins and her clinical work with pelvic floor issues and vulvar health.

UNA

In this episode we speak with John Haskell, the co-founder of UNA, an anonymous platform where women can seek a sense of community to help them answer questions a deal with personal struggles, especially addiction, and victories. Within the app UNA brings various professionals into the community for AMA or Ask ME Anything. This gives women a chance to ask professionals questions that they otherwise may not feel comfortable bringing to their care providers in a formal setting or feel comfortable enough to ask other women. We had the pleasure of serving as experts recently and felt that this may be an app or platform that providers may want to get involved with or find useful to connect their patients with.

EP 17: Health Care of Immigrant Latina Women with Dr. Diana Carvajal

In this episode we interview Dr. Diana Carvajal regarding her research and work with Latina Immigrant Women. We cover a variety of topics including harmful stereotypes, how immigration informs perspectives of sexual and reproductive health, communication tips, and a new concept of “post-judging.”

EP: 16 Contraceptive Decision Making with Dr. Christine Dehlendorf

In this episode we interview Dr. Christine Dehlendorf regarding her cutting edge work and research surrounding contraceptive decision making. This episode is a must listen to for any provider who prescribes birth control.

EP 15: Prenatal Substance Use and Abuse with Dr. Kaylin Klie

Dr Kaylin A Klie is a dually board certified physician in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine, with special clinical and research expertise in Perinatal Addiction Medicine. Prior to medical school, she trained as a marriage and family therapist. She graduated from...

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