Why Hire a Doula?

Building your birth team? Maybe you’ve decided between an obstetrician or a midwife, home or hospital, and now you’re considering hiring a doula. “Is it worth the investment?” “What do I really need a doula for, anyway? “How will a doula support me?” At Placerville Doula, we pride ourselves on […]

Use Your BRAIN!

One of my favorite tips as a doula and birth educator is BRAIN, an awesome and easy-to-remember acronym that can help you get the information you need to make an informed decision. It’s a short list of five questions to ask your care provider prior to making an important decision. […]