Is a birth doula right for you?
Often times the hardest part of deciding if a birth doula is the right choice for you is navigating what your birth will be like ... It can be challenging to understand what kind of care you will need in that moment. You know you need a care provider and nursing staff, but do you need a doula?
Here are a few questions to get to the heart of your true answer:
Do you want support from a professional with pain management in labor?
Does your partner or spouse desire help in shouldering the weight of this experience?
Do you want the confidence of an experienced birth professional by your side?
Do you want a trusted confidant who understands your needs and their only job is to care for you?
Do you feel you need more emotional support than your care provider is offering during pregnancy?
Do you feel overwhelmed with the amount of information you need to understand and wade through?
Are you afraid of birthing?
Do you fear the pain?
Are you experiencing anxiety about birthing?
Do you have pre-natal depression?
Do you have another child that needs care while you are laboring?
Do you want to stay home as long as possible while in labor?
Do you want an unmedicated birth?
Do you want support in navigating what medication is right for you and when to utilize it?
Do you want unbiased support to help navigate the hospital?
If you answered YES to most of these, then adding us to your team saids like a good fit. As these are just some of the reasons our clients hire us. If you want more information on our birth doula services contact us today - we would love to help. That is what we do best!