Some prominent TX CNMs
Summer 2015 CTCNM quarterly meeting- Ft. Worth, TX, July 18th


Some CNMs (and soon to be CNMs!) hard at work
State affiliate CTCNM quarterly meeting- July 18th, 2015


ACNM President - Ginger Breedlove, CNM  & VP CTCNM Christine Stuart, CNM, WHNP
@ 60th Annual ACNM Conference




Nivia Fisch, CNM & Kitty Ernst, CNM
@ the 59th Annual ACNM Conference in Denver, CO 



Welcome to the web site for The Texas Affiliate of the American College of Nurse- Midwives (ACNM).CTCNM serves to promote midwifery in the state of Texas.

Our goal is to educate the public on the scope of practice of Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNMs) in Texas and to promote midwifery through political action, education and fund raising. The Texas affiliate of ACNM is the the professional organization for more than 419 Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNMs) in Texas.

We are here to:

  • Promote the profession of midwifery in Texas
  • Educate the public about the profession of midwifery.
  • Help Texas women find a nurse-midwife.  
  • Improve access to the midwifery model of care. 
  • Inform Texas nurse-midwives about local, state, and federal activities.
  • Foster networking opportunities for Texas midwives.
  • Cultivate alliances with healthcare organizations and professional groups.
  • Advocate for midwifery in the Texas State Legislature.
  • Advance and support health policy initiatives that promote the health and well-being of women and newborns.
  • Provide continuing education opportunities for healthcare professionals. 
Our hope is that Texans can find information they need to:
  • Make informed decisions about CNMs
  • Find a CNM in their area 
  • link to other helpful sites related to Midwifery 
  • join efforts to promote and advocate for CNMs in Texas 


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Upcoming Meetings/ Quarterly Meetings


Summer Meeting:

Houston area, Memorial Hermann- The Woodlands Hospital

Conference Center, rooms A&B

9250 Pinecroft

The Woodlands, TX 77380

*The Conference Center entrance and parking is on the back side of the main hospital building

Lunch- 11-12

(11:00 a.m. Sponsored lunch by Allergan, speaker regarding Liletta 


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12:00-2:00 p.m. official meeting either in person or by Go To Meeting


(refer to the CTCNM website and/or Facebook group for remote connection information)

No need to RSVP for business meeting. Anyone can attend the meeting but any items requiring a vote do require current dues paying status.



Some Past Events:

Spring Quarterly Mtg-Sunday April 23rd 2017:

Allen Birthing Center (406 Main Street; Allen, TX, 75013)

*Remote connection will also be available via GoToMeeting. Specific details will be added as meeting approaches!



FUNDRAISER in honor of Sister Angela and Nivea (two of the most prominent foremothers in nurse-midwifery in Texas!)-Celebration of Midwifery Dinner- Saturday, April 1st in Fredericksburg (at the home of Amy Beckman)


Cuisine from a caterer (Amy Beckman) and homemade wine (compliments of Mary Loftin)! Thank you who joined  us for the celebration!!


Join CTCNM via joining the National ACNM (American College of Nurse-Midwives). Once you join CTCNM you are automatically a member of your Texas state affiliate- the CTCNM! Student memberships available, too, through ACNM. Join today and connect with other nurse-midwives throughout Texas.

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