The Most Experienced Certified Doulas in the Valley
What is a Birth Doula?
A Birth Doula is a woman
who is experienced in childbirth and who provides continuous physical, emotional, and informational support to the mother
before, during, and just after childbirth.
v Doulas recognize birth as
a key life experience that the mother will remember all of her life.
v Doulas understand childbirth and can help you understand
what is happening during labor.
v Doulas establish a close relationship with you and stay
with you for the entire labor.
v Doulas can help you cope with labor while remaining calm
v Studies show that using a doula reduces: the use of many
medications, forceps or vacuum deliveries, cesarean births, length of labor, and postpartum depression.
v Doulas help keep communication open with your birthing
v Doulas perceive their roles as one who nurtures and protects
the woman’s memory of her birth experience.
Birth is a unique and joyous occasion that should be rememberedin a positive
partner, and family is special and deserves a memorable birth experience.
Laboring mother needs to feel cared for and supported so that shemay draw from her inner strength.
It is our personal mission to support the mother and the labor teamin any way that promotes comfort, positive memories, choices, andnurturing.
The experience of the birth is just as important as the outcome of the birth.
When we pay attention to
the emotions of birth it allows a space for loving parenting to emerge.
We will support
you in reaching your birth goals.
We are trained
to support natural birth,medicated birth, vaginal birth afterCesarean,
and Cesarean birth.