What is a Postpartum Doula?
A Postpartum Doula provides information and physical and emotional support to new families as they go through the adjustment of adding a new member to their lives.
Life Journey Doulas are able to provide postpartum support to help ease your family into this new phase of life.
Why do you need a Postpartum Doula?
A Postpartum Doula will be able to teach and guide you through learning how to care for your newborn, yourself as well as your partner as you transition into parenthood.
A Postpartum Doula will be able to help you with the below (and much more):
Infant Feeding - whether you are breast or bottle feeding, it can take a while to get the hang of it and a Postpartum Doula can help you learn the ins and outs of feeding your newborn while troubleshooting problems and offering references to qualified specialists
Bathing, Dressing, Diapering - A doula will be able to help you dress, bath and change your baby
Emotional and Physical Recovery - A Postpartum Doula will guide you with evidence based information regarding physical and emotional recovery after birth. She will not only be a wealth of information, but she will also be an ear to listen to you whether you want to vent about your struggles or share the joys along your journey
A Postpartum Doula will be there to look after your new bundle of joy, so that you can take time for yourself to rest and find your feet. She is able to do overnight stays (operating similarly to a night nanny) or for day visits.
Contact us today to discuss your unique Postpartum needs. We're ready to help you navigate this amazing journey into parenthood.