• What practical tasks might I expect from my postpartum doula?

A postpartum doula:
– Offers education, companionship and nonjudgmental support.
-Assists with newborn care, family adjustment, meal preparation and light household tidying.
– Offers evidence based information on infant feeding, emotional and physical recovery from birth, infant soothing and coping skills for new parents and makes appropriate referrals when necessary.
– Provides breastfeeding support and education.

Posted in: Postpartum Support