Carolina Chaparro

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: CD Postpartum

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: Carolina Chaparro Postpartum Doula

SERVICES PROVIDED: I provide assistance to new mothers helping to create an easy and joyful environment for them and the new baby. I help with nurturing and caring for the newborn baby.

About

AREAS SERVED: Washington, DC; Maryland: Rockville, Bethesda, Potomac, Gaithersburg and Chevy Chase; Northern Virginia

CONTACT INFO:

Email:  Flaquisch_201@hotmail.com

Phone:  202-696-6692

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I have been a nanny to newborns for five years and I am currently a nursing student.

What led you to become a Doula?: My favorite experiences as a nanny are from dealing with newborns and my goal for being a nurse is to become a delivery nurse. I feel that postpartum Doula will help to improve my experience.

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

People say; I am very caring, responsible, attentive, lovely, optimistic, focused, determined, goal oriented, organized, funny and passionate for what I do.

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: My favorite resource is the Internet. I can find anything online.

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: Excitement and joy. Birth is the most beautiful act of love.

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Peace of mind knowing that her child is in good hands with me.

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Favorite movie is The Pursuit of Happiness; My favorite TV show is The Walking Dead

What is your favorite place to vacation?: Colombia because all my family is over there.

What is your favorite food?: Shrimp and scallop pasta

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: > Play tennis, cook and watch a movie with my husband.

Who lives in your house?: > I live with my husband.