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Title Making mothers [electronic resource] / directed by Ben Crosbie and Tessa Moran.
Published Boston, MA : Fanlight Productions, 2009.

Description 1 online resource (20 min.)
Series Health and society in video
Note Includes public performance rights.
Summary This film profiles the Family Health and Birth Center (FHBC) in Northeast D.C., which serves the area's primarily African American community and which is likewise staffed by African American health-care professionals. Lisa, a midwife, who offers expectant mothers the option of a peaceful and sensitive home-birth experience, and Joan, a breastfeeding peer counselor, who passes on to others her experience as a teenage mother, explain how and why they got involved in maternal health care and offer their views on the need for greater diversity in the field.
Note Previously published as DVD.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2012. (Health and society in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Family Health and Birth Center (Washington, D.C.)
Maternal health services -- Washington (D.C.)
Genre Documentary films.
Internet videos.
Related Names Crosbie, Ben.
Moran, Tessa.
Family Health and Birth Center (Washington, D.C.)
Icarus Films.
Collection Title Alexander Street Press.
NIH/NLM Women's Health Resources Dissemination Outreach Project Grant.
Related To Original (OCoLC)(OCoLC)497032392
Original (OCoLC)ocn497032392