Jennifer Sierant

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: Pre-Certified Labor Doula, Certified Childbirth Educator, Pre-Certified Infant Feeding Specialist

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: Mommy Strong

SERVICES PROVIDED: Birth doula, Child birth Ed classes, breastfeeding consultaions, prenatal yoga, Dancing for Birth

About

AREAS SERVED: Niagara, Erie and Orleans Counties, NY

CONTACT INFO:

Email: Mommystrongbirths@Yahoo.com

Phone: (716) 239-2188

Website: http://gbirths.wixsite.com/mommystrong

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/jsierant1234/

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I have been a parenting support worker that starts with families prenatally for 10 years. I have been a Certified lactation counselor for 3 years

What led you to become a Doula?: I felt I could be of use to the families I worked with if I could also go to the hospital with them. I felt if I had more knowledge I could empower them

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

That I have a positive, non judgmental outlook

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: I listen to many podcasts. I like that it is current to what is going on in the birth community and with the families

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: How exciting for them! They are embarking on a new journey in their lives. Even if it is not their first child , each child will add a different element

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Knowledge! Evidenced based research in order to make informed decisions

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Modern Family

What is your favorite place to vacation?: Yellowstone MT

What is your favorite food?: Kale salad ( i know, But i crave it)

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Family fun day! Outdoor games or in the pool(in the summer) And then later- reading a book with a cup of tea

Who lives in your house?: Myself , my husband of 25 years Cory, our 2 children - Owen + Amanda Our dog Chevy ,our cat Ghosty. And outside -chickens