Pregnancy & Childbirth

Research Birthing Options, Explore Parenting Philosophies and More

This Principle is not complete without reading API's Eight Principles of Parenting Introduction -- important information for understanding the context API's Principles of Parenting.

Attachment Parenting begins during pregnancy and childbirth and continues on through a child's lifetime. API has several pregnancy and childbirth resources available.

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The Attached Family

API's The Attached Family online magazine, updated weekly with articles on a variety of topics, is an extension of the quarterly The Attached Family print magazine. The following articles on Getting Ready for Pregnancy and Childbirth are accessible at no cost on The Attached Family online magazine. Please consider joining API to help support API's ability to continue providing this information.

Members also receive a quarterly magazine, The Attached Family. Each spring’s annual New Baby issue focuses specifically on pregnancy, childbirth, and the early postpartum period. 

External Resources

In addition to the many resources available here on the Attachment Parenting International website, we are including valuable information on Principle-specific topics located on other websites. Please note that API has no control over the content available on these external sites.

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