Doula

Having a baby can be overwhelming. Whether you’re planning a home or hospital, medicated or unmedicated birth, a doula can help. Encouraging and strengthening your bond though physical, emotional, and educational support.

A doula is professionally trained in childbirth and a great addition to your support team. Helping parents make the best choice for them and their family. Prenatal through postpartum care, I’m here to offer educated assistance by walking you through the delivery with compassion.

As a doula, I am here to support and encourage both you and your partner throughout the birthing process. Assisting families with a respectful approach as you prepare to welcome this new life into the world.

Services and Benefits

Physical comfort examples
  • Cold and hot compresses
  • Massage
  • Counter pressure
  • Hydrotherapy, assistance in the shower or tub
  • Walking, resting, squatting
  • Position change
Benefits of a Doula assisted birth.
  • Satisfaction is greater for the over-all birthing experience
  • Labor time is 25%-50% SHORTER with the support of a trained birthing assistant
  • Reduction in non-emergency medical interventions
  • Rate of cesarean birth decreases by 50%
  • Increased partner involvement