Month: March 2016

A Doula Wha?

Although the role of a doula is increasing in popularity in North America. It is quite surprising how many people we talk to on a regular basis that have a look of confusion when you say the word “doula” in front of them. I’ve had friends say “whats a doula”, a “doo-la-la?”, “A doula huh?”.  I wanted Read More …

5 Reasons Dads Want Doulas

Many partners feel challenged by the concept of having a doula for their birth. Some of the common trains of thought behind this could be the notion that they replace the partner, or perhaps may add an element of formalness to what should be a very personal experience. Most of these misconceptions can be easily Read More …

What To Ask Your Doula

Many people are not sure what to ask when they are meeting a doula or birth professional for the very first time.  Below is a list of some of the most important things you should consider asking when choosing a doula. What training or certifications did you take to become a doula? How many births Read More …