Doula Services

March 23rd, 2009

 

A labor (birth) doula is one who helps women (and their families) in pregnancy, labor, birth and initial postpartum with emotional, physical and informational support.  Our doula supports birth in the hospital, birth center or home environments.

$7oo Tanya Park

 Active Military clients are eligible for a 10% discount.  Discounts may not be combined.

 General definition of what a Preparing For Birth labor doula offers:

  • Up-to-date information that encourages informed decision making (options) and open communication.
  • Resources or referrals in pregnancy through early postpartum.
  • Unbiased, respectful support for the expectant woman and her partner/family.
  • Birth Plan assistance and writing support
  • Focus on the comfort of mom and partner throughout labor and childbirth.
  • Help with creating a confident, positive and secure environment in which to labor and birth.
  • Assistance with breastfeeding and family bonding.
  • Support at home, hospital or birth center.
  • Staff mentoring by an experienced doula and/or midwife.
  • 2 prenatal visits, 2 postpartum visits along with lending library access.

To set-up a phone or in-person interview or to preview our doula agreement, please email Tanya Park through our Contact Us page.