Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Had 4 different birth experiences of my own. 3 were medicated with an OB who didn’t let me leave the bed once i arrived and 1 natural birth with a midwife, I have attended both natural and medicated births.
What led you to become a Doula?: My midwife who believed in me during labor.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
“Lauren was the calm through my storm of pain”
“Lauren was the only person in the room who could get through to me”
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Evidence Based Birth Spinning Babies ACOG
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I would love to help empower her to have her best birth.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Support
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What is your favorite place to vacation?: The beach
What is your favorite food?: Penang Curry
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Shopping!
Who lives in your house?: My husband, 4 kids and 3 cats!