Required textbooks by semester and by program.

Semester One- Campus Program

  • Baby Catcher by Peggy Vincent    ISBN:978-0743219341
  • Birth Matters by Ina May Gaskin    ISBN:978-1-58322-927-9
  • Birth: The Surprising History of How We Are Born  by Tina Cassidy, 2006. ISBN 0-87113-938-3
  • Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology by Marieb (any recent edition)
  • Varney’s Midwifery by Helen Varney (Fourth Edition)  ISBN:978-0763718565
  • Tabers Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary   ISBN: 0803615590
  • Birth Partner by Penny Simpkin (3rd Ed.)   ISBN: 978-1558323575
  • Healing Passages: A Midwife’s Guide to the Care and Repair of the Tissues Involved in Birth, Frye, Anne. 6th Ed. Portland, OR: Labrys Press, 2010
  • Human Labor & Birth by Harry Oxorn. 6th edition. Norwalk, CT: Appleton, Century, Crofts, 2013.
  • Labor Progress Handbook 3rd Ed by Penny Simpkin      ISBN: 978-1444337718
  • A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth by Enkin (3rd Edition)
  • Understanding Diagnostic Tests by Anne Frye (7th Edition) ISBN: 978-1891145568
  • Maternal, Fetal & Neonatal Physiology, Susan Blackburn (4th edition)   ISBN:1437716237
  • Mayes Midwifery,  (14th Edition) ISBN: 0702052337
  • Holistic Midwifery, Vol 2, by Anne Frye  (buy from www.midwiferybooks.com) ISBN: 978-1891145605
  • Physical Examination and Health Assessment, by Carolyn Jarvis (6th edition) ISBN: 978-1437701515
  • Wound Healing in Midwifery by Maureen Boyle. 2006 (1st Edition)  ISBN-10: 1857758226 
  • Birthwise Skills Book —Birthwise Midwifery School

Semester Two– Campus Program

  • Having Faith, by Sandra Steingraber  ISBN:0425189996
  • A Midwife’s Handbook, Constance Sinclair
  • Assessment and Care of the Well Newborn, by Thureen (2nd Ed)  ISBN: 0721603939
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Textbook, by the American Heart Association (6th Ed)  ISBN: 1581104987
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine by Creasy (6th Ed)  ISBN: 1416042245
  • In Defense of Food, by Michael Pollan (2008)   ISBN: 978-1-59420-14505
  • Contemporary Nutrition: A Functional Approach (2nd Edition or newer is best) by Wardlaw & Smith          
  • The Handbook of Midwifery Research by Mary Steen and Taniya Roberts. Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.  ISBN 978-1-4051-9510-2      

 

Semester Three– Campus Program

  • Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health, Aviva Romm, (2009) ISBN: 0443072779
  • Women’s Gynecologic Health, by Kerri Schuiling and Frances Likis (2006)      ISBN: 0-7637-4717-3                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
Semester Four– Campus Program
  • Pharmacology for Women’s Health, King and Brucker  (2010) ISBN: 0763753297
  • Homeopathy for Midwives, Geraghty  ISBN: 0443057087
  • How To Become Your Own Boss in 12 Months, Melinda Emerson
  • A Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, Fischbach, 8th Edition, ISBN:0781771943
  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Student Manual 2010 Guidelines, American Heart Association ISBN:1616690399

 Semester One– Community Program

  • Baby Catcher by Peggy Vincent  ISBN:978-0743219341
  • Birth Matters by Ina May Gaskin    ISBN:978-1-58322-927-9
  • Birth: The Surprising History of How We Are Born  by Tina Cassidy, 2006.         ISBN 0-87113-938-3
  • Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology by Marieb (any recent edition)
  • Varney’s Midwifery by Helen Varney (Fourth Edition) ISBN:978-0763718565                                                                     
  • Tabers Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary   ISBN: 0803615590
  • Understanding Diagnostic Tests by Anne Frye (7th Edition)  ISBN: 978-1891145568   
  • Maternal, Fetal & Neonatal Physiology, Susan Blackburn (4th edition)   ISBN:1437716237
  • Mayes Midwifery,  (14th Edition) ISBN: 0702052337
  • Physical Examination and Health Assessment, by Carolyn Jarvis (6th edition) ISBN: 978-1437701515  
  • Birth Partner by Penny Simpkin (3rd Ed.)   ISBN: 978-1558323575
  • Labor Progress Handbook (2nd Ed) by Penny Simpkin      ISBN: 978-1405122177
  • A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth by Enkin (3rd Edition)      Now available on-line at www.childbirthconnection.org
  • Wound Healing in Midwifery by Maureen Boyle. 2006 (1st Edition)  ISBN-10: 1857758226 
  • Holistic Midwifery, Vol 2, by Anne Frye  (buy from www.midwiferybooks.com)   ISBN: 978-1891145605
  • Birthwise Documentation Book by Birthwise Midwifery School
  • Birthwise Skills Book —Birthwise Midwifery School

Semester Two– Community Program

  • Having Faith, by Sandra Steingraber  ISBN:0425189996
  • A Midwife’s Handbook, Constance Sinclair
  • Healing Passages: A Midwife’s Guide to the Care and Repair of the Tissues Involved in Birth, Frye, Anne. 6th Ed. Portland, OR: Labrys Press, 2010
  • Human Labor & Birth by Harry Oxorn. 6th edition. Norwalk, CT: Appleton, Century, Crofts, 2013.
  • Assessment and Care of the Well Newborn, by Thureen (2nd Ed) ISBN: 978-0721603933
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Textbook, by the American Heart Association (6th Ed)  ISBN: 978-1581101874
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine by Creasy (6th Ed) ISBN: 1416042245
  • In Defense of Food, by Michael Pollan (2008)  ISBN: 978-1-59420-14505
  • Contemporary Nutrition: A Functional Approach (2nd Edition or newer is best) by Wardlaw & Smith          
  • The Handbook of Midwifery Research by Mary Steen and Taniya Roberts. Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
    ISBN 978-1-4051-9510-2      

Semester Three– Community Program

  • The Handbook of Midwifery Research by Mary Steen and Taniya Roberts. Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
    ISBN 978-1-4051-9510-2

Semester Four– Community Program

  • Pharmacology for Women’s Health, King and Brucker (2010)  ISBN: 0763753297
  • A Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, Fischbach, 8th Edition, ISBN:0781771943
  • Homeopathy for Midwives, Geraghty  ISBN: 0443057087
  • Women’s Gynecologic Health, by Kerri Schuiling and Frances Likis (2006)      ISBN: 0- 7637-4717-3
  • Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health, Aviva Romm, (2010) ISBN: 0443072779