Caitlin Goodwin, MSN, RN, CNM

Caitlin Goodwin MSN, RN, CNM is a Certified Nurse-Midwife, clinical instructor and educator. She has ten years of nursing experience and enjoys blogging about family travel and autism in her free time.
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Caitlin Goodwin MSN, RN, CNM is a Board Certified Nurse-Midwife and freelance writer. Prior to her career in midwifery, Caitlin was a labor and delivery nurse for five years where she worked alongside obstetricians and midwifes.

She graduated with a MSN from Frontier Nursing University and has since worked as a midwife in both the hospital and birth center setting. Caitlin loves to spend time with her four children and runs a family travel and autism blog at Typically Twitterpated.

Caitlin is particularly interested in promoting physiologic birth as well as empowering women through community education. She also volunteers at summer camps for children who are differently abled.

Caitlin's Education:

  • Masters of Science in Nursing (Nurse-Midwifery), Frontier Nursing University
  • Masters of Science in Nursing (Clinical Nurse Leader), University of Toledo
  • Bachelors of Science in Health Science, Bowling Green State University

Caitlin's Work History:

  • Certified Nurse-Midwife at Baby+Co.
  • Certified Nurse-Midwife at Summa Health
  • Labor Delivery Recovery Postpartum Registered Nurse at Saint John West Shore Hospital
  • Maternal-Child Nursing Faculty at Hondros College of Business
  • Registered Nurse at Southwest General Health Center

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Articles Edited by Caitlin Goodwin

Safe Medication When Trying To Conceive (and 6 to Avoid!)
Safe Medication When Trying To Conceive
15 Early Pregnancy Symptoms That Women Experience
15 Early Pregnancy Symptoms
Ovulation 101: What You Need to Know to Get Pregnant
Understanding Ovulation: An In-Depth Guide
The Ultimate Pregnancy Checklist (Month By Month)
Month By Month: The Ultimate Pregnancy Checklist
Should I Circumcise My Baby Boy?
Should I Circumcise My Baby Boy?
I’m Late! How Soon Should I Do a Pregnancy Test After Implantation?
I’m Late! How Soon Should I Do a Pregnancy Test After Implantation?
Blocked Fallopian Tubes and Getting Pregnant: Causes and Solutions
My Fallopian Tubes Are Blocked. Can I Still Get Pregnant?
Why Me? Answers You Need When Dealing with Miscarriage
Dealing with Miscarriage: All You Need to Know
How to Have a Successful Home Birth
Skipping the Hospital By Giving Birth At Home
Pregnancy and Vaginal Discharge: When You Should Be Concerned
Vaginal Discharge During Pregnancy: How to Know What’s Normal
How to Get Pregnant Faster — Ultimate Fertility Guide
Conception and Pregnancy: A Guide to Getting Pregnant Faster
What About the Umbilical Cord? Learn How to Care for It
A Mom’s Guide to Umbilical Cord Care
What Are the Benefits and Risks of Water Birth?
The Benefits and Risks of Choosing a Water Birth
The Ins and Outs of Natural Family Planning
Natural Family Planning: The Good and the Bad
What Foods Should You Avoid While Pregnant?
What Foods Should You Avoid While Pregnant?
An Ultimate Guide to Surviving Postpartum Depression
Is it Baby Blues or Postpartum Depression?
Pregnancy Hair Changes: 5 Surprising Things You Can Expect
Pregnancy Hair Do’s and Don’ts: Facts You Need to Know
Bladder Pain During Pregnancy: 3 Facts You Need to Know
Bladder Pain During Pregnancy: 3 Facts You Need to Know
My Water Broke! Am I in Labor? 9 Signs You Need to Know
9 Early Signs of Labor to Watch Out For
DPO Symptoms: What Happens to Your Body in The Days After Ovulation?
DPO Symptoms: Recognize the Signs You Could Be Pregnant
How to Handle Missed Period But Negative Pregnancy Test
How to Handle Missed Period But Negative Pregnancy Test
All About Your Baby’s Strange Movements in the Womb
What Do My Baby’s Strange Womb Movements Mean?
7 Ways Skin Changes During Pregnancy & What to Do About it
7 Ways Your Skin Changes During Pregnancy
How to Safely Enjoy the Beach While Pregnant - Mom Loves Best
The Beach Babe’s Guide to Fun at the Beach During Pregnancy
Feeling Cold During Pregnancy: Is It Normal? (5 Possible Causes)
Feeling Cold During Pregnancy: Is It Normal? (5 Possible Causes)
The Benefits of Prenatal Yoga During Pregnancy (& How to Do It)
How to Practice Prenatal Yoga (And Why You Would Want To)
8 Best Exercises for Inducing Labor Naturally (Step-by-Step Guide)
8 Exercises to Help Induce Labor Naturally
Vaginal Odor During Pregnancy and What It Means
What You Need to Know About Vaginal Odor During Pregnancy
The Ultimate Guide to Exercise During Pregnancy
The Ultimate Guide to Exercise During Pregnancy
What You Should Know About Using Fetal Dopplers
What You Should Know About Using Fetal Dopplers
Can Prenatal Vitamins Cause Weight Gain?
Are My Prenatal Vitamins Causing Me to Gain Weight?
Pregnancy Tests at Night: Are They Accurate? (Not Always)
Is It Okay to Take a Pregnancy Test at Night?
Are Expired Pregnancy Tests Accurate? (What You Should Know)
Are Expired Pregnancy Tests Accurate? (What You Should Know)
Linea Nigra: What to Know About Your Pregnancy Line
Linea Nigra: What to Know About Your Pregnancy Line
How to Manage Anger and Emotions During Pregnancy (5 Pro Tips)
Managing Anger & Emotions During Pregnancy
Belly Mapping 101: How to Tell if Your Baby is Head Down
How to Do Belly Mapping & Discover Babies Womb Position
Is the Bleach Pregnancy Test Safe and Reliable?
Is the Bleach Pregnancy Test Safe and Reliable?