Bridget Corum

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: Pre-CD Postpartum & Infant Care Doula

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: Bridget Corum Doula Support

SERVICES PROVIDED: Postpartum and Infant Care Services

About

AREAS SERVED: Southern Indiana and Louisville

CONTACT INFO:

Phone:  (812) 620-8731

Email:  bridgetinin@hotmail.com

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Mother of six children (four whom were born at home) and an aunt to 20. I assisted my daughter with her first birth and provided aftercare. I also was an Early Childhood Teacher and homeschooled all of my children.

What led you to become a Doula?: Before and after the birth of my first grandchild I realized that I would enjoy caring for other young mothers and their infants.

What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:

Caring, helpful, patient and kind.

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and How to Listen so Kids Will Talk, What to Expect When You're Expecting

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: Joyful, peaceful thoughts of the special and sweet times of my own pregnancies. Along with the fond memories I also recall the challenges of being a new mom and how vital a quality support team is.

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: A listening ear (heart) Encouragement

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Inside Out

What is your favorite place to vacation?: Emerald Isle, North Carolina

What is your favorite food?: Chef Salad

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Hiking with my family.

Who lives in your house?: My two sons, my husband and myself.