B-earth-mama Pregnancy and Birth Preparation
Empowering families to birth confidently on their own terms.
What is a Doula?
A birth doula is a trained support person who assists birthing people and their families through pregnancy, labor and delivery, and the immediate postpartum period. A doula is not a medical professional.
Why hire a Doula?
Benefits of hiring a doula include, but are not limited to:
Shorter labor times.
Less chance for medical interventions.
Reduced pain and anxiety for the birthing person.
Doulas can provide support for the entire family.
How can a Doula help you?
A Doula will have valuable resources and information to share about labor and delivery. Your doula can advocate on your behalf to ensure that you receive individualized and equitable care that reflects your values.