What is the Difference Between Doulas and Midwives?

What is the Difference Between Doulas and Midwives?

What is the Difference Between Doulas and Midwives?   Oftentimes, when I tell someone that I am a doula they confuse the term for midwife and ask if I catch babies for a living. While I would like to one day be a midwife, the 

What is Delayed Cord Clamping?

What is Delayed Cord Clamping?

What is Delayed Cord Clamping?  When a baby is born, they only have a partial amount of their blood supply. Having a reduced amount of blood helps make a baby’s birth an easier process because less blood means a little baby to be born! Amazingly, 

What is a Postpartum Doula?

What is a Postpartum Doula?

What is a postpartum Doula? First off, What is a Postpartum Doula and what do we do? A postpartum doula is a trained professional who assists families in their postpartum transition period.  I respect that my role as a postpartum doula is influential can influence 

How Long do you Support Doula Clients During Birth?

How Long do you Support Doula Clients During Birth?

How Long do you Support Doula Clients During Birth? This blog post is part one of my Birth Doula FAQ  post series. I have received so many wonderful questions from potential clients at interviews. I aim the share the most commonly asked questions for your 

Can I Afford Doula Support?

Can I Afford Doula Support?

How can I afford doula support? A common misconception about doulas is that they are only for high-income families.  As a doula, I provide prenatal support, prenatal meetings, birth preference investigation & creation, labor and birth support, two weeks of postpartum support, and more.  I value the privilege