Gentle Spirit offers educational presentations to increase awareness regarding valuable women’s health care issues, with particular focus on birth options.Our goal is to reduce infant and maternal morbidity and mortality through education.
For 15 years, through out the New York and New Jersey Metropolitan area, Gentle Spirit has presented to community organizations, programs for at risk women, and educational institutions. These Presentations and classes have been presented to women at the Northern Manhattan Prenatal Partnership, teens at Hope House and students at Columbia Midwifery Program, Downstate Midwifery & Physician Assistant Program, Bronx Lebanon Physician Assistant Program, and a host of other grass roots organizations.
Gentle Spirit Has Been Featured In:
“Birth Beyond Belief” aired on Discovery Channel 2010
“Bringin in Da Spirit” Documentary of African American Midwives 2003 Director Rhonda Haynes
Sakina O’Uhuru serves as a licensed Midwife in the states of New York and New Jersey. . . read more
College of Health Related Professions
Sakina O’Uhuru, RPA, CM, MS was a former CHRP Convocation keynote speaker. Sakina embodies, in one person, so much of the essence of the College of Health Related Professions. . . read more