Birth Worker Survey Request!

Birth Worker Survey Request!

Hey Empowered Birth Revolutionaries!

I wrote an eBook – Bringing Back Empowered Birth: reclaim your feminine power in childbirth. Did you like it? What are your thoughts? If you have any feedback, drop me a line in the comments section below. And if you haven’t, go download it here.

I was talking with my coach a few days ago and we started to realize that most of the people downloading my eBook are birth workers. Surprise!

Why is it that WE are always the last to find out what we’re doing?

I started my biz as a doula with a lot of philosophical views on birth that I’d never heard anyone else talking about. It’s not that other people didn’t hold the same views, it’s just that no one else seemed to be articulating them the way that I was. When I started, I thought I’d best be serving pregnant mamas.

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4 things doulas do for your labor and birth that nurses don’t

4 things doulas do for your labor and birth that nurses don’t

Recently, I had a client whose husband had a hard time understanding why his wife would need a doula.

Mama read the books, did some research and realized what hospital birth was like. She knew she’d need a doula but how could she convince her husband?

As most partners do, he took her word for things concerning birth. But when approached about hiring a doula, he was quite hesitant.

“She costs $800! What do we need her for when we’ve already paid doctors and nurses to do that already?”

As much as I feel like a broken record when explaining the value I bring to a couple’s birth experience as a doula, I still do because in our current birth culture people just don’t know until it’s too late.

Let me explain 4 things doulas do that you or your partner may think nurses do but don’t: Doulas…

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