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#1 of 2 Old 02-21-2013, 03:20 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi everyone.  I am an aspiring midwife and I currently live in Laredo, TX.  However, I feel very discouraged because of my location.  From what I know, there are no practicing midwifes closer than 2 hours (San Antonio or Corpus Christi) which means I would have to relocate for apprenticeship. :(  I would really hate to leave my house and husband for two years for this!

 

Does anyone know of a midwife closer than 2 hours that I may talk to and possibly apprentice with???

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You might check the state listings of licensed midwives and see if there's anyone closer. You may also be able to arrange to work with one or more midwives at a distance and attend the births closer to you.

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