Pre and Postnatal
Outline of Doula Services
-briefly discuss the doula’s qualifications, experience, role prenatally and during birth, benefits of having a doula, and costs
First Informational Meeting:
-discuss packing for the hospital, progress of labour, comfort techniques, common terminology, birth and labour interventions
Second Informational Meeting:
-cover breastfeeding, and immediate postpartum care of mom and baby, answer additional questions, provide resources as needed
-available on call two weeks before and two weeks after the estimated due date
-attend labour and birth as early as the Client deems necessary whether at the Client’s home or at the hospital, provide support for both the Client and the Client’s Partner during the labour and birth
-birth photography available at an additional cost
-stay with client for 2-4 hours postpartum
-assist with initial bonding with baby, initiation of breastfeeding
-photography available at an additional cost
24-48 Hours Postpartum:
-assess first days of breastfeeding, answer questions related to postpartum care/concerns, provide support with newborn care
One Week Postpartum:
-check in on breastfeeding progress, assess postpartum needs, assess sleep of both mom and baby, provide support and resources as needed
Please contact me for service rates.
Services can be tailored to your family's specific needs if more visits are desired or if only specific topics are desired to be covered.
A special discounted rate applied when Doula Services and Postpartum Consultant Services are booked together.
Birth Photography available at an additional cost.