What is a doula? a trained professional who provides advice, information, and emotional support to a mother before, during, and just after childbirth
Mothering the mother is what doulas do best.
Duties of a doula:
vAdvice during pregnancy
vHelp with preparation for childbirth
vExplanation of medical procedures
vSupport for partner and other family members during childbirth
v"Middleman" between mother and Doctor during childbirth
Benefits of Kevin as a doula:
vCalm during delivery
vCan provide a massage
vWilling to overlook what is screamed at him during delivery
vWilling to stay up all night to wait for the baby to arrive
vGives support before, during, and after childbirth
William and Kayla
"Kevin helped us get prepared for the birth of our first child, William. His calm attitude toward life helped during labor and delivery to keep us calm. Our baby boy was born large and healthy. Thanks Kevin for all the support and help. We needed it!"