Do you really need a doula? Here’s why a doula is an essential member of your birth experience.
A doula is a trained professional who provides you with continuous emotional support, assists with comfort measures, and provides information about what is happening during your birth.
Congratulations you are having a baby! This is an exciting time, but there are many important decisions to make regarding your birth. You will want to be surrounded by people who will make this a great experience for your family. When building your birth team, you should consider a doula because she will be by your side throughout the entire process. New Orleans' Doulas are available 24/7 to answer any questions, help prepare for your birth, and support you during labor and delivery. We work collaboratively with your partner and provider to ensure you get the best possible care. While your provider addresses your medical needs, a doula focuses on YOU.
A doula helps you feel comfortable and supports your whole family. We will assist you through the many decisions associated with childbirth and parenting by providing any information that may be necessary. Our doulas understand that your needs are unique to your family and will support your birth plan. As an experienced member of your team, we will help you navigate your birth and beyond. From preparing for labor to preparing a sibling for the new baby, a doula can be a huge asset to your family.
When having a baby, each mother’s needs may vary. Doulas are professionals who are experts at providing one-on-one emotional support, physical support, and education that are specific to your needs. Research shows that women who receive continuous support during labor have more positive feelings about childbirth. With the help of a doula, you are more likely to have an enjoyable birth experience. Doulas present options as well as evidence so you can choose what is best for your family.
Meet with your dedicated doula today to bring your growing family the piece-of-mind and support it needs during this important time.