a. The Emotions of a Father Facing Delivery


This is what you may feel immediately before the delivery.

  • You are excited about the baby finally arriving.
  • You are worried about not arriving at the hospital on time. You worry that something will go wrong for your partner or your baby.
  • You are overwhelmed by the course of events.
  • You are not sure of what is happening or what you should do.
  • You hope you will be able to alleviate your partner's pain.
  • You feel ready for this experience.