Doulas provide emotional & physical support & comfort throughout the prenatal period, during labour and continuing through the early postpartum period. As a Naturopathic Doctor Doula, I can provide an experienced, educated and objective viewpoint in order to assist you in making informed decisions.
It is my role to:
Become familiar with your Birth Plan and assist in implementing your preferences regarding labour management. I will advocate for you and your baby and facilitate communication between families & their healthcare providers.
Remain as a constant support throughout the labour and birth process. Utilizing my tools as a naturopathic doctor, including Herbs, Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Visualizations, Massage, TENS and Hydrotherapy to enhance labour while easing pain and fear.
Provide guidance and support to partners, allowing them to participate at their own comfort level.
Assist in creating an ideal atmosphere for the birth experience at home or in the hospital.
Service includes: One free 15 minute meet & greet. 2 prenatal visits, either virtual or in clinic. Labour & delivery support as well as 1 post-partum visit in your home, hospital or by phone, your preference. In addition I provide unlimited text, email & phone support throughout the pregnancy as needed. Total cost is $1800 and may be covered by some extended health care plans.