Nell Tharpe, CNM

Providing continuing education for midwives

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Discussion of the transition to ACNM teaching The Midwife as Surgical First Assistant, with Nell Tharpe

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The Heart of Midwifery

The midwife life is a growth experience

I've been offering continuing education programs for midwives since the early 1990's. I am passionate about midwifery and teaching and excellence in midwifery practice. I find joy in mentoring midwives as they grow into dynamic and resourceful practitioners.  

We all have dreams of midwifery.  Mine have changed from a community clinical practice to sharing knowledge and skills. Midwifery is about listening, about hearing, about guiding.  It's about being present as a witness, and working with each person as the expert in their own life. I love learning from each and every midwife and student I encounter.

Nell Tharpe