The 4th Trimester

The role of a doula is fairly well known in the realm of pregnancy and birth, but did you know that many doulas also choose to support a family right through the 4th trimester? The 4th trimester is your postpartum time, the time when parenting really hits you and you feel like you've been thrown [...]

By | 2019-06-18T20:19:51+00:00 August 13th, 2017|Doula, Full Spectrum Doula, Postpartum|0 Comments

What Exactly is a Full Spectrum Doula?

The word doula is derived from the Greek word δούλα, meaning female slave or woman servant. I personally don't like to gender support, so without the gendering, it's someone who is of service. The common definitions you'll come across if you google it include: A doula is a trained professional who provides continuous physical, emotional and informational support [...]

By | 2017-10-25T16:16:49+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Baby loss, Doula, Full Spectrum Doula|0 Comments