This is very interesting to me. A graduate student in clinical psychology (what I was going to do before I had Noah and also realized the huge amount of debt I would need to incur) summarizes her research about home birth after hospital birth.
Perceptions of Home Birth After a Previous Hospital Birth - The Unnecesarean -
I definitely align myself with the healing aspect of the home birth. For me Audrey's birth was incredible, empowering and healing.