Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: ProDoula trained and a passion for supporting birth givers! Worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 3 years supporting geriatric care.
What led you to become a Doula?: I have always been so interested and felt so drawn to birth. I am currently surrounded by birth givers in my life and I feel called to support them in any way I can.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Compassionate, intelligent, bright, understanding, open
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: The Educated Birth, Spinning Babies
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I always think of how beautiful and empowering being a birth giver must be. I tend to pray for the family headed into this new chapter of life.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Endless support, compassion, and grace. Maybe some food will help too. (;
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Burlesque!
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere in the mountains!
What is your favorite food?: Mexican food, I loooove margaritas!
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Relaxing with my family, taking my dogs to the dog park, getting some fresh air and sun shine.
Who lives in your house?: My Fiance and I, our two dogs, and our fish.