Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know.

Can a doula support me with a planned c-section? 

A doula can still provide you with prenatal resources, educational resources about cesareans, and emotional support for you and partner after surgery

What if I have an epidural?

Doulas support all pregnancies. Emotional and physical support can still be provided before and during birth. This extra help is needed to help with transitioning positions.

Will a doula replace my partner?

A doula supports the partner as well and they work together to support mom. A doula empowers the partner with tools to help support mom.

Can my nurse support me like a doula?

Doulas provide continuous support, while a nurse is able to provide intermittent support.

Are doulas and midwives the same?

A midwife has medical training in delivering babies, while doulas do not have medical training and focus on the emotional and physical needs of mom.

Have more questions? Send me an email so we can talk more!

Copy of birthing tranquilly.png