that adds solid preparation to your own compassion and caring.
What Is a Doula?
Dou – luh (n.) – Professionally trained birth and labor support. The origins of the word are greek and literally translates to “woman servant.” The name has been given to women (and men) who act in the capacity of labor coach or birthing assistant during the childbirth process.
This would be my dream job!
Can I Become a Doula?
Absolutely! Every day more people are using doulas at their births. Plus, research now shows that births attended by a doula result in better outcomes for mothers and babies. Plus, doula work is a great first step to other birth related work.
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What Kind of Training Do I Need?
As a doula, you work side by side with many other trained professionals. Your confidence will come from knowing what to do, and when to do it. That knowledge is preparation that you will receive with New Beginnings Doula Training programs.
I’m ready to go!
New Beginnings Unique?
Where New Beginnings Doula Training shines is in teaching you the skills of assessment with a focus on holistic care. In simple terms, that means you learn how to ask the right questions and how to have an expanded view of your support– be it emotional, social, esteem or physical. These skills are critical to your success as a doula in knowing what to do and when to do it!