Karen H. Strange is a Certified Professional Midwife and an American Academy of Pediatrics/Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor, and has been since 1992.
She is founder of the Integrative Resuscitation of the Newborn workshop, which includes the physiology of newborn transition, the evidence-based studies having to do with neonatal resuscitation, and the “when, why and how” to do neonatal resuscitation in a non-traumatizing way. She covers in her full day workshop, information on the use of O2, pulse oximetry, understanding its use in the out of hospital setting, meconium perspective, other topics critical to resuscitation of the newborn such as thermal management in the out of hospital setting, airway and seal, alternate methods of clearing the airway.
Karen incorporates the baby's perspective of birth and tools for healing when things do not go as planned. Laced throughout the day is information and practice of grounding and presence for the skills used everyday and specifically how to use these tools in an emergency.
Karen has taught over 8,500 people worldwide. She has conducted over 900 hours of debriefs with birth professional regarding all aspects and experiences of resuscitation.
If you're interested in booking Karen for a conference or speaking engagement, please contact her.