A birth doula is a labor coach who is present before, during, and after the labor process. Doulas provide education of pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum experience. They are a source of continuous physical and emotional support during the labor for the mother.
Parvati Birth & Wellness supports the Mother and her birth process. Home, Birth Center, Hospital, VBACs (Vaginal Birth after C-section), and planned C-sections are all covered under the birth support.
Types of Doula Support:
Education- birth options, nutrition and exercise, advocate for birth plan, intervention education, immunization information, lactation and postpartum resources
Physical- Continuous care, massage, aroma therapy, birth positioning, breath and non-medicated pain management.
Emotional- Continuous care, encouragement, creating a supportive and safe space for labor.
Doula Support is associated with:
Less chance of complications and possible unwanted C-sections