Episode number 1 of Series “The Tresillian child development series”.
This film shows the Le Boyer method of delivery - the childbirth experience of one woman where technological intervention is kept to a minimum, and drugs are replaced by a relaxed supportive environment, with the father present to reassure and comfort the mother. Narrated by Dr. Harry Tischler.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)