Sarah Ellis

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: Pre-CD Postpartum

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: In Blooms Births

SERVICES PROVIDED: Postpartum Doula Services

About

AREAS SERVED: Coma Valley, British Columbia

CONTACT INFO:

Phone: 250-218-1593

Email:  sarahellis@icloud.com

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Mother, Nanny, ECE Assistant, Education Assistant Experience

What led you to become a Doula?: After seeing the benefits a birth doula can have I knew I wanted to be able to help new mothers and their families have the best possible experience after the baby is born. Independently I have learnt so much and wish I had access to the information I know now after my own child was born. I would have done things very differently and had more confidence to trust myself!

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

You are a natural with children and babies. You are understanding, positive and friendly.

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: ProDoula Website :), AHA Parenting, Health Link BC

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: Excitement, Empathy, Their Birth Story, What can I do? Are you sleeping OK?

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Giving reliable, up to date information so they can learn themselves and have confidence in their natural and in built instincts!

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Right now: All the Marvel Comic Movies, All Time Favorite: Edward Scissor Hands and E.T.

What is your favorite place to vacation?: My sofa along with my favorite food.

What is your favorite food?: Cheesecake!

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: With my daughter.

Who lives in your house?: My 6 year old daughter, Elizabeth; Benni my 4 year old dachshund mix dog and Polly my 16 year old Ginger Tabby Cat!