5 Best Doula Videos
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Do you have a client that wants more information on what a doula is and what they can do?  Here’s my list of the best 5 doula videos.  Fun, and quirky answers to the question “What is a doula?”  as … Read More

Statement of Professionalism of Doula Education and Care
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Download Doula Statement of Professionalism (pdf) Statement of Professionalism of Doula Education and Care Among doulas, the need to define their work as a profession is a growing trend. Our birthing communities need this in order for doulas to be … Read More

Misconceptions about Doulas
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Misconception about doulas #1: Women laboring with an epidural do not need a doula. Reality: Doulas can give help through labor, birth and postpartum.  This includes providing information, emotional care, and physical comfort. Even though they experience less pain, fear … Read More

Defining a Doula
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PBS recently produced an informative 7-minute video about the work of doulas and highlighting a particular pregnancy assistance program in the greater New York City area focused on helping under privileged women to receive the birth care provide by a … Read More

What a Doula Can Do – A Student’s Prospective
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Another great response from a student. Love these responses! “I feel that every women has the right to be supported throughout all phases of the birth process.

Why I Want to Be a Doula – A NB Student’s Perspective
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I love to see the responses from my students for this assignment. They are usually very personal and beautiful, in my opinion. So, I wanted to share some here. (I did get permission first:)).

The Journey of Giving Birth in art
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About four years ago, I began my journey into focusing specifically on labor support and birth.  This was something of a surprise for me because I had never intended to make this my line of work.  But a few choice … Read More

Of Doula’s and chickens
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A few years ago my husband and I started out on the adventure of owning our own chickens.  I love the idea of being able to produce our own food.  There is just something liberating in that idea.  When we … Read More

What I love about being a doula/trainer
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I started thinking about what I like the most about my job tonight.  The life of a doula can be hard and haphazard, but worth it in ways that is hard to explain why.  I love helping women find out that … Read More

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