Birth Doula Services
Supporting YOUR Birth Choices
Get extra personal support throughout the entirety of your birthing journey. As a Doula, I promise to offer unwavering support to you and your family before, during, and after birth. I will stay in close contact in order to routinely check how you’re doing and offer any support needed. It is my priority to help you achieve the birth that you envision.
~Baby Day Birth Support~
Relationship Is Key
From our initial meeting all the way through your pregnancy and delivery, I take the time to get to know you, your concerns and your needs. I’m always available to contact by phone/email throughout and will provide everything you require to make sure your experience is as calm and positive as possible.
*As a mama of three, you get the benefit of my experience with pregnancy, newborns, and breastfeeding.*
Informative and Hands On
Between 36-38 weeks I will meet with you at your home for a prenatal visit. During this meeting, I will work with you and your partner to collaborate on your vision for your birth. We will discuss your feelings about pain medication, interventions, and practice the various comfort measures that we will utilize during your birth. At this time we will talk about when you want me to join you during your labor and what you can do during early labor with your partner to stay comfortable. This meeting should last between 1-2 hours, preferably with both partners.
Baby Day Birth Support
When it comes time for your labor and birth, I am with you continuously. This is the day that you have prepared for and have envisioned! Together we will work through your labor; coping techniques, positioning, massage, use of the tub and shower. When it comes to pushing, your partner and I are right by your side, supporting you through each and every push. And once baby is here, I help to facilitate the "Golden Hour", the incredible bonding through skin to skin, establishing breastfeeding or offering a bottle, getting to memorize your sweet little one! This is a time that you will treasure always!
Postpartum Visit and Support
Establishing Your New Normal
Post-partum is a time that is often overlooked when planning for birth. But this time is one that can be joyous and equally stressful. This visit typically takes place in your home between 1-2 weeks after your birth and lasts around 2 hours. During your post-partum visit we take time to look back and your birth. What are the memories of that day that you cherish? What surprised you? Is there anything that didn't go how you'd hoped? All of these pieces that we must process in order to help cement the birth story that we will remember forever. This visit is a time to honor your story in whatever way feels most comfortable to you. I love to get to snuggle on my client's new babies, so if you want to catch a quick nap or even take a shower break, this is a time for you to get to focus on you for a little while.