What is a DONA certified Doula?
Jessica Walker
Thursday, August 02, 2018

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  1. 02 Aug, 2018
    What is a Birth Doula anyway?
    What is a Birth Doula? ​ The word “doula” comes from the ancient Greek meaning “a woman who serves” and is now used to refer to a trained and experienced professional who provides continuous physical, emotional and informational support to the mother before, during and just after birth. Doula's work together with our client’s birth partner and clinical care team (including physicians, midwives, and nurses).  We do not perform clinical tasks, but instead provide reassurance and perspective to
  2. 08 Jun, 2018
    Packing for hospital: Mom, Partner & Baby
    Packing for the Hospital So what do you really need to pack when delivering at a Hospital? Most parents look like they are moving in when they arrive.  Bags, Pillows, Birth Ball and Suit Cases can clutter a birthing room and makes it hard to find the things you really need.  When I talk to parents about what to pack I always tell them to pack separate bags for different times during your visit.   Bags to pack: Labour bag for mom (Carry-on Size Suitcase/Backpack/Large Purse) Partners Bag