Rooted Birth Doula Services

What Is a Doula?

what is a doula?

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A doula is someone trained and experienced in childbirth who provides continuous emotional, physical, psychological, and informational support to a birthing person during labor, birth, and the immediate postpartum period.

The benefits of a doula include...

  • Reduction of interventions and complications
  • Increased confidence in yourself and your partner
  • Continuity in care: prenatal, labor, birth, and the immediate postpartum period.
  • Higher success rate in breastfeeding
  • Lowers anxiety and stress
  • Reduced instance of postpartum depression
  • Shorter hospital stays for babies with fewer admissions to special care nurseries.