Doulas

Doulas

A doula

never performs

the services of a midwife

  • Offer Breastfeeding support
  • Encourage the mothers partner to participate in labor at his own comfort level.
  • Provide physical (non-medical), emotional and informational support to women and their partners

Doulas

You have found my page, so you are well on your way to find a doula.

"Children are a gift from the Lord " Psalm 127:3

Birth By Design


What is a Doula?

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  • Offer suggestions for positioning changes and comfort measures that make mothers feel nurtured and cared for.
  • Continuously reassure and comfort the mother 
  • Looks after your partner as well (gives them bathroom and food breaks!)




  • Are educated and experienced in childbirth and the postpartum period.
  • Offer suggestions during pregnancy for relief of pregnancy related discomforts.
  • Support begins at the first visit and continues through labor and delivery into postpartum