Sarah Buckley, M.D.
Sarah Buckley is a GP/family physician, mother of four homeborn children and currently a full-time writer on pregnancy, birth and parenting. Her work critiques current practices in pregnancy, birth and parenting from a wide range of perspectives, including scientific, evolutionary, psychological and personal. Sarah has a particular interest in the hormonal physiology of childbearing and has written extensively on this subject, including in her 2009 book Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering. Her in-depth report on this topic, which she has been working on with Childbirth Connection (U.S.) since 2007, The Hormonal Physiology of Childbearing, is due for release in late 2013. Sarah encourages us all to be well informed, to listen to our hearts and instincts, and to take our rightful place as the real experts in our bodies, our babies and our families. She lives in Brisbane, Australia. For more of Sarah and her work, see sarahbuckley.com and her membership website, gentlenaturalbirth.com.