Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Getting to know your client for the short period that you have can make your job as a birth Doula much easier because you will ave a sense of that your client likes and doesn't like. I believe that it will bring a sense of connection
What led you to become a Doula?: I've grown to love the work as a birth doula simply Standing side by side with a close friend while she went into labor. Seeing how much strength A woman can endure. When I witnessed First hand I was HOOKED!
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
“Shayla you’re so sweet”
“you’re so Patient”
” You really Like talking about birth”
“You will do well being a nurse”
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: experience Professional Hands on Labor Doula Research Books
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: The first thought that comes to mind is "wow this baby made it to Earthside" or "Oh, I wonder how the family adjusting to the Baby". Start a conversation: "Awe look at the little baby!"
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: The best gift i could give a new parent would be to create a basket with all the things I thought helped me Starting a Journey as New parents. Water Bottles Bottles Pacifier ETC
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: The Good Doctor
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere that has water
What is your favorite food?: My favorite Food would be Mexican
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: The best way to spend my day of would be to rest and take some time to spend with my husband and children doing something outside of the home
Who lives in your house?: My Husband and I created a family of 6, Three girls and One boy!