Birth Doula Services:
A prenatal meeting to discuss your needs, priorities, concerns, fears and questions regarding your upcoming birth. I will introduce various comfort measures we can use during your labor.
Assistance in preparing a Birth Plan.
Phone contact with me when needed, including 24 hour access to me via my cell phone from your 37th week until your baby is born.
Labor support where you decide (at home, hospital or birthing center) and when you decide you are needing my support. I will stay with you throughout your labor.
My knowledge and experience will provide you with physical comfort, as well as emotional and informational support to lessen anxiety.
Breastfeeding and postpartum support for 1 to 2 hours after your labor.
A postpartum visit to talk about your birthing experience and cuddle your newborn!
Childbirth Education Classes:
As a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator I will provide private childbirth preparation classes within your home. The topics listed below are a sampling of topics covered:
healthy birth practices
the anatomy and physiology of birth
the phases and stages of labor
relaxation and comfort measures
medical interventions and cesarean surgery
support systems during labor
how to advocate for the best experience/important questions to ask your caregiver
life after birth (postpartum self care, baby care and feeding)
Birth Doula Services: $1850
Private Childbirth Preparation Course: $600 (2 sessions, 3 hours each)
Birth Doula Services/Private Childbirth Preparation Course (Package): $2300
Please contact me for further information concerning services.