Doula Services May Include (for specific information on packages see Fees page):
Free initial consultation
3 prenatal visits (Spinning Babies instruction, comfort measures, birth preferences)
Continuous support during labour, birth and for 1-2 hrs postpartum
1 postnatal visit in the first week and an additional visit if requested
Unlimited phone and e-mail contact throughout pregnancy and postpartum
Birth Photography (not professional or professional – your choice) Small extra fee for this service
Back-up doula at all times
car seat check
Doula Services DO NOT Include:
-Performing any clinicial tasks; this is the work of your caregiver
-Making decisions for you; We will help you understand your options, including the risks and benefits to help you make an informed decision.
-Speaking to staff on your behalf; rather we will work cooperatively with you, your partner and care giving staff to create the best birth for you.
-Projecting my beliefs on your experience; Your birth choices, your decisions – IWe will support these choices.