“She felt like a friend from the moment we met, and that, along with her compassion and versatility, were a tremendous aid and comfort during a fairly intense event, and I cannot recommend her enough.” -AD

What exactly does a doula do? I’m so glad you asked!

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Emotional Support

My training allows me to provide you with the emotional support that you need during your birthing process. Emotions run high throughout pregnancy, and I aim to be the calming presence for you and your birth team with words of encouragement, reassurance, and praise.

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Physical Support

Soothing touch, creating a calm environment, assisting you with water therapy, providing water, ice chips, popsicles, etc. You name it, and I will be the person that will be there for you helping you ride each wave that brings you closer and closer to meeting your baby.

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Education and Advocacy

Throughout our prenatal time together, I will help you research and collect which preferences for birth are important to you. On the birth day, I will encourage you to ask questions and make your preferences known, help facilitate communication between you and your providers, and above all, I will support the choices that you make.

 

Let’s begin our journey together: