what is a doula?
a doula is a trained professional who provides continuous physical, emotional and informational support to a mother before, during and shortly after childbirth to help her achieve the healthiest, most satisfying experience possible. -DONA
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As your doula, I will...
meet with you and your partner for a free consultation.
come to you for 2 prenatal appointments to go over and help prepare a birth plan, discuss your wishes and check in on your pregnancy.
be on call 24/7 from 2 weeks before birth, to 2 weeks after birth, to support you during this special time.
come to you when labor begins and you are ready for me. I stay with you, providing continuous support through birth.
provide emotional and physical support during your labor and birth. I will support your birth partner.
be your advocate and provide evidence-based resources.
help ensure your baby is latched on properly and feeding is off to a good start.
visit in early postpartum to help address any issues with breastfeeding, newborn care, and postpartum healing.
contact me today to schedule your free consultation!
Postpartum Doula Services
Scheduled and billed on an hourly basis with a 2 hour minimum.
Newborn care, soothing techniques
Physical support for postpartum
Emotional support for mom and family
A gentle listening ear
Meal prep and light housework
Birth Doula Services start at $1500. This includes, 2 prenatal visits, continuous labor support, and 1 postpartum visit.
Postpartum Doula Services are $50/hour.