What is a Doula?
Doula’s are trained professionals who provide continuous physical, emotional, and educational support to a birthing person and their partner before, during, and shortly after childbirth to help them achieve the healthiest, most satisfying
As a Doula I will hold space for you. I am there for reassurance of the natural course of labor. I am there to explain and provide evidence based information that allows you to advocate for the birth you want. I am an unbiased, non-judgmental
member of your birth team that is solely there for your well-being and comfort.
Statistics on Doula supported births
-9% Decrease in use of pain medication
-31% Decrease in use of Pitocin
-34% fewer felt negatively about their birth experience.
-40 minutes shorter labor
-28% reduction in Cesarean sections
-12% increase in spontaneous vaginal deliveries
-Higher APGAR scores
-According to ACOG and Society of fetal-maternal Medicine