Primary Outcome Measures:
- Relationship between pain catastrophizing and abnormal labor (deviation of progress in labor from norms) [ Time Frame: Immediate postpartum ]
Secondary Outcome Measures:
- Relationship between pain catastrophizing and reported pain in labor [ Time Frame: 1 day postpartum and 4-8 weeks postpartum ]
- Relationship between pain catastrophizing and satisfaction with birth experience and care [ Time Frame: 1 day postpartum and 4-8 weeks postpartum ]
Subjects will complete questionnaires at three timepoints: during the prenatal period, within 24-48 hours of giving birth, and 4-8 weeks postpartum. The questionnaires will measure pain catastrophizing, depression, maternal support, support and control in birth, and childbirth satisfaction. Chart review following delivery will record data such as length of labor, medication used, need for augmentation or surgical delivery, complications.