a theory which takes into account the feelings and sensations of a baby during childbirth. Recommended are- peace, quite, dim lights, a general delay in severing the umbilical cord and immediate attention between the mother and baby.

LEBOYER TECHNIQUE: "Natural births, typically take into consideration the mothers needs and preferences, the Leboyer technique is based around the babies requirements and preferences. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LEBOYER TECHNIQUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/leboyer-technique/ (accessed September 27, 2021).