Basic Doula Services Include:
Free initial consultation
3 prenatal visits (Spinning Babies instruction, comfort measures, birth preferences)
Continuous support during labour, birth and for 1-2 hrs postpartum
Minimum of 2 postnatal visits
Unlimited phone and e-mail contact throughout pregnancy and postpartum
Birth Photography (not professional or professional – your choice)
Back-up doula at all times
Doula Services DO NOT Include:
-Performing any clinicial tasks; this is the work of your caregiver
-Making decisions for you; I 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 I 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 – I will support these choices.