What does exactly does a birth doula do?
I am here to comfort, advise, and help mamas find the calm and power within their pregnancy, birth, & 4th trimester! This includes providing evidence-based information, a safe space for you and your family, someone who will undoubtedly support your decisions. Along with supporting you in your moments of vulnerability and in your moments of strength. I am here with open ears, hands, and heart to serve you.
What exactly does a postpartum doula do?
When serving you, the goal is to help you (mama) and all who are involved to transition smoothly into their new roles by providing emotional, mental, and physical support! As well as equipping you (mama) and others involved with the knowledge and confidence that is needed in the crucial first weeks after delivery!
How will hiring you affect my partner’s role during the birth?
Consider me an older sister you never had, or a birth trainer! I am here to elevate your partner! I am an extra set of eyes, ears, and hands! Your partner knows you best and provides the loving connection that is necessary for the birthing process! I'm the little bird giving gentle reminders or suggestions for positions and comfort techniques your partner can use to help ease your mind and body.
What are your credentials?
I received my training from DONA International.