Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I’ve always loved working with people, which I think is so important, because we are in the business of relationships.
What led you to become a Doula?: I wanted to support women during such a transformative time in their life.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
I’ve been told I have great energy, that I’m enthusiastic and supportive, and that I am a leader.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: The Birth Partner and kellymom.com.
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I think about how connected I feel to women and mothers.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: A listening ear and truly unbiased support.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Friends
What is your favorite place to vacation?: The beach. Any beach.
What is your favorite food?: It’s a tie between bagels and ice cream.
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: I love to spend time with my family.
Who lives in your house?: Me, my husband, our son, and a cat.