Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Empowerment work, Reiki, positive affirmations, spiritual work, chakra knowledge, emotional understanding. 5 years experience in meditation "relaxation techniques".
What led you to become a Doula?: Living naturally, wanting help and loving "birthing angels" at my births. Gaining a sense of feminine empowerment through choosing my own decisions of birth and I want others to experience this empowerment.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
I always have a positive spin on everything. I am motivating and connected to underlying emotional needs.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Anything Ina May. The Natural Pregnancy Book
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I feel warm and loving excitement for them. I imagine how perfectly special the baby is.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Birthing ball, Relaxation tools
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Alice in Wonderland; Avatar
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere warm and comforting
What is your favorite food?: Sushi
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Personal growth workshops, going to sound healings and meditation groups
Who lives in your house?: Husband, son, daughter, kitty - Mowgli