But they required special medical intervention that went beyond the scope of psychoprophylaxis.
Second, since words produced material effects, psychoprophylaxis endeavored to sanitize language of all sources of fear and create a calm, cultured environment for women to give birth.
She has been in association management since 1980, serving in executive capacities for the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, American College of Health Care Administrators, and the American Society for Psychoprophylaxis
The International Childbirth Education Association and the American Society for Psychoprophylaxis
in Obstetrics (ASPO-Lamaze) both proposed that childbearing women take more responsibility for their births in response, among other things, to revelations about cruelty in the maternity wards (Edwards and Waldorf, 1984).
Prenatal Education The techniques of relaxation and positive imagery should be mastered by the patient during the prenatal period in order to most effectively use psychoprophylaxis
in the management of labor pain.
30, 1996, the company entered into an agreement with AMI, the licensee of LAMAZE, to exclusively license this registered trademark of the American Society for Psychoprophylaxis
in Obstetrics, Inc.
ASPO (the American Society for Psychoprophylaxis
in Obstetrics) is the original Lamaze organization, founded by Elizabeth Bing (whose 80th birthday was celebrated at this conference).