“If a doula were a drug, it would be unethical not to use it.”

-John H. Kennell, M.D.

What is a Doula?

“A trained professional who provides continuous physical,¬†emotional and informational support to a mother before,¬†during and shortly after childbirth to help her achieve the¬†healthiest, most satisfying experience possible.”

-DONA International

Read the Standards of Practice and Ethical Guidelines