Emotional Support as Pain Relief
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In the current situation of Covid-19, doulas are switching to supporting their clients remotely instead of in-person. This switch from physical aid does not negate the validity of providing emotional support for laboring women by doulas. Emotional support is a … Read More

Doulas and depression during pregnancy, labor and postpartum
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This is an interesting video that discusses the importance of providing holistic care for women during childbirth.  I often describe the role of a doula by first describing Maslow’s hierarchy of needs.  This is a concept that is taught in my course. … Read More