Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Worked as a medical assistant in OB/GYN for 2.5 years. Also have many years experience with daycare and babysitting. First Aid/CPR/AED Certified
What led you to become a Doula?: Have always wanted to work in the birth field as a nurse, midwife or Doula
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
I’m reliable, trustworthy, and people always feel comfortable around me. I’m also a great listener.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: I like to look at the hospital information on their patient education.
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I always think to myself, wondering if they have the support they deserve through out the pregnancy/delivery and newborn care.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: A helping hand and a listening ear
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Call the Midwife
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Would love to check out Yellowstone, Bad Lands and The Black Hills
What is your favorite food?: My favorite food would be pizza; either Canadian bacon or bacon cheeseburger pizza.
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Relaxing, and spending time with my daughter and partner
Who lives in your house?: My boyfriend and daughter