I was contacted by a student midwife I will call ‘W’ (you know who you are! 🙂 ). She emailed to ask if it's normal to feel nervous before starting to train as a midwife. W - it's totally normal to feel this way! However, it's good to come up with a coping strategy that will set you up for your career.
As Midwives we are in the firing line for fear more than most people. (more…)