Chelsea Noel

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: Pre-CD Labor

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: The Valley Doula

SERVICES PROVIDED: Labor Doula Support

About

AREAS SERVED: Harrisonburg, Staunton, Bridgewater, and the surrounding areas

CONTACT INFO:

Phone:  (540)849-4172

Emailthevalleydoula@outlook.com

Websitewww.thevalleydoula.life

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I have been working in the customer service field for two years and have been babysitting for the past 10 years.

What led you to become a Doula?: I had a very traumatic pregnancy and want to help others have more positive and supportive pregnancies than I did.

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

“Great mom”  “Always there to help”  “Shoulder to lean on”

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Americanpregnancy.org and Penny Simpkin’s “The Birth Partner”

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: “She looks beautiful”  “I wonder when she is due”

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: The best gift I can give is my caring and supportive attitude.

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Supernatural or Say Yes to the Dress

What is your favorite place to vacation?: Topsail Island in North Carolina

What is your favorite food?: Chinese!

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: With my 7 year old nephew Blake.

Who lives in your house?: My wonderful and supportive family.