What is Tocophobia?

Carmen BryceBlog posts

In this piece, MyMind psychotherapist Lorraine Hackett and other experts talks about tocophobia – an extreme fear of childbirth. This article appeared in the Irish Times.  Tocophobia, an extreme fear of childbirth, is surprisingly common and is estimated to affect one in 10 women. It was first identified by Dr Kristina Hofberg in 2000. Hofberg separates sufferers into two categories: primary tocophobes, … Read More