Contributor Profile

Fiona Cunningham

Fiona Cunningham is a Certified Counsellor who specializes in working with women and gender issues as well as pregnancy and birth; a Hypnobabies Childbirth Hypnosis Instructor; and the stay-at-home mom of a beautiful 4-year old.

Published Articles

  • Why are we still waiting for midwifery legislation?

    Despite years of promises, why are Newfoundlanders and Labradorians still among the last Canadians without it?

    Published on November 19, 2015
  • Making up our minds

    The makeup issue…

    Published on December 12, 2012
  • Spirituality and parenting

    “Mommy, what’s a church for?”

    Published on November 28, 2012
  • Lessons from a meltdown

    Yelling and self-assertion can serve an important function for a child

    Published on October 31, 2012
  • Birth, language and empowerment

    If we’re going to make the world better for our children, we ought to start from the very beginning

    Published on October 17, 2012
  • Getting ready for baby

    Sometimes, we must find our own path

    Published on October 3, 2012
  • Dying slowly

    Published on September 19, 2012
  • Getting it right?

    Those magical moments when you realize you just might be doing something right

    Published on September 5, 2012
  • Consistently inconsistent

    In an inconsistent world, how do we manage our children’s need for consistency?

    Published on August 22, 2012
  • New baby smell

    Of paradoxes and parenthood…

    Published on August 10, 2012
  • Reunion 2012

    Twenty years gone by, but a lifetime ahead: Memoirs from a Grand Falls Academy high school reunion.

    Published on July 25, 2012
  • Friends ARE Family

    We might all benefit to make family out of friends.

    Published on July 11, 2012
  • In Defense of (Not) Spanking

    Understanding the implications of physical discipline and the power of compassionate and creative parenting.

    Published on June 28, 2012
  • You are not alone

    Sometimes, support comes from unlikely places

    Published on June 14, 2012
  • Picking flowers in March

    As we struggle to deal with the weather outside, Fiona offers this tale from Easter; a memory of spring to warm us on the inside…

    Published on May 30, 2012
  • Infertility sucks

    And it’s something we need to learn to talk about

    Published on May 17, 2012
  • Mother Midwife

    Midwifery saves money and lives. Why is Newfoundland and Labrador lagging so far behind the rest of Canada?

    Published on May 2, 2012
  • Violence and the child

    The importance of realizing the connections in violence

    Published on April 18, 2012
  • Introducing…the iBaby

    Smart-gear for babies…not so smart

    Published on March 21, 2012
  • Labels

    Sometimes it’s better to mind your own business…

    Published on March 7, 2012
  • Four

    I was sure I was ready for it. Until it happened…

    Published on February 22, 2012
  • The Birthday Party Pooper

    The trials and tribulations of gift-giving

    Published on February 8, 2012
  • This I Believe

    Can a stay-at-home mom be a feminist? This one is…

    Published on January 25, 2012


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