Welcome to my list of recommended resources!

This page is a living document - if you know of a great resource you think should be here, please send me a message and tell me all about it! 

Many of the books and zines are available to borrow from my Lending Library, and on this page you'll see a button to borrow any book I have!

Mental Health & Post-Partum

Pacific Postpartum Support Society 

The Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (online quiz format) 

When Survivors Give Birth: Understanding and Healing the Effects of Early Sexual Abuse on the Childbearing Woman – Penny Simkin (2004)

When Baby Brings the Blues

Ariel Dalfen (2008)

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Pregnancy Blues

Shaila Kulkani Misri (2006)

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Sexual and Reproductive Health Education for All Ages

Our Whole Lives: Lifespan Sexuality Education 

My Beautiful Cervix Project 


S.E.X.: the all-you-need-to-know sexuality guide to get you through your teens and twenties - Heather Corinna (2016)

Our Bodies, Ourselves

The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective (2005)

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Queer and Trans

The Trans Birth Directory

Birthing Beyond the Binary 

Milk Junkies Blog  

Transgender Health Information Program 

Trans Vancouver Island Resources and Information 

The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals - Stephanie Brill and Rachel Pepper (2008) 

Transgender Parents – Rémy Huberdeau (film) 

Support People

Unexpected pregnancy endings

How to Expect What You’re Not Expecting: Stories of Pregnancy, Parenthood and Loss

Edited by Jessica Hiemstra and Lisa Martin-Demoor (2013)

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