Written by: Tara Livesay, Director and CPM – Heartline Maternity Center We recently interviewed a 37 year old woman at the Heartline Maternity Center. She was pregnant and hoping to receive care through our prenatal program. When a woman comes to us... read more

by Tara Livesay – Certified Professional Midwife, Director – Heartline Maternity Center Let’s look back on 2018 at the Heartline Maternity Center. The tendency in doing any work is to look at the outcomes from a purely statistical approach. ... read more

“Birth is not only about making babies. It’s about making mothers. Strong, capable, competent mothers who trust themselves and know their inner strength.” ~ Barbara Katz Rothmans The profession of midwifery intersects with many global ... read more

Tara Livesay and Beth ‘KJ’ Johnson at the new Starting Place Birth and Wellness Center in Temple, Texas. Beginnings In 2014, the Heartline Maternity Center was in its seventh year. The program’s model had slowly evolved, and mistakes had... read more