Madrona Bourdeau, CPM-R, CST, practiced midwifery for over 40 years before retiring from active practice in 2015. In 2009, she became a cranial sacral therapist and has since specialized in working with infants, supporting mothers postpartum, and trauma release. Madrona has taught at midwifery programs in San Francisco, Portland, and Taos. She now teaches Introduction to Midwifery at UNM Taos and a section of the Introduction to Healing Arts class. Both professionally and personally, she draws on many healing modalities including herbology, homeopathy, and Chinese medicine.