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Birth Doula

What is a doula?

A birth doula is someone who is trained and sometimes certified as an experienced professional who offers continuous physical, emotional and informational support to mothers who are pregnant, and during labor and birth. The word “doula” means “a woman who serves” in Greek. Birth doulas also check in with you after the birth of your baby.
Why do I need a Birth Doula?

  • Stays with you throughout your labor and the birth of your child.
  • Helps support your birth partner to participate at his/her comfort level.
  • Doulas can help shorten your labor with fewer complications.
  • Reduces the odds of labor resulting in a cesarean birth of your baby.
  • Lowers the odds that the mother would need pain medications or an epidural.

Members

Name

Services

City

Phone

Info

Services
Birth Doula
City
Encinitas
Phone Number
(760) 633-3344
Services
Birth Centers, Birth Doula, Breastfeeding Support, Lactation Consultants - Educators, Montrice, Photography, Postpartum Doula
City
Carlsbad
Phone Number
760-212-7227
Services
Birth Doula, Breastfeeding Support, Massage Therapy
City
Oceanside
INFO

I am a DONA trained Labor Doula. I have a background in the healing art of massage.

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Services
Holistic Care, Breastfeeding Support, Lactation Consultants - Educators, Midwifery, Nutritionists, Parent & Baby Educators
City
San Diego
Phone Number
(619) 434-9188
INFO

DONA Certified Doula Trainer, Certified Professional Midwife, LM

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