Whether you're hiring a doula or learning to be one, we highly recommend this book for reference. We can recommend a Childbirth Preparation and/or Breastfeeding Class in your community. The rest we will cover together!
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I've never been a part of something so beautiful.
All my fears were gone the second I walked into the room and started helping the mom. She said after that she couldn't have done it with out me there. I'm so happy to be a part of these women's lives and I'm so proud to be a member of the birth community. Thank you for teaching me."
-Alyssa Molinaire, Chicago, IL
Doula Now Student
“Evidence suggests that, in addition to regular nursing care, continuous one-to-one emotional support provided by support personnel, such as a doula, is associated with improved outcomes for women in labor."
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologistse164 VOL. 133, NO. 2, FEBRUARY 2019
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“Continuous support from a person who is present solely to provide support, is not a member of the woman’s own network, is experienced in providing labor support, and has at least a modest amount of training (such as a doula), appears beneficial.”
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD003766. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003766.pub6.