Independent Midwives of Yorkshire
Sarah Flower is an Independent Midwife practicing in West Yorkshire offering midwifery care and antenatal education classes. She has spoken widely on the partnership between the IMs of Yorkshire and Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and on the impact of risk labels on women and their midwives to student midwives and at midwifery conferences and study days
She trained at Teesside University in Middlesbrough. Sarah worked in the NHS in the North East and in Yorkshire and spent a year as a caseloading midwife with One to One Midwives.
Sarah is particularly interested in the use of risk labels and the impact they have on the women’s experience of pregnancy and birth.