Teresa Brown

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: Certified Postpartum & Infant Care Doula

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: Well & Happy Postpartum Doula Services

SERVICES PROVIDED: Postpartum and infant care

About

AREAS SERVED: Greater Houston, Pearland, Sugarland and Missouri City, TX

CONTACT INFO:

Email: well.happy2@gmail.com

Phone: (832) 559-0008

Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/wellandhappy2/

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Well I am a mom of 4 and before that a big sister. Now I am trained certified postpartum doula and infant specialist. I will continue to learn and add more specialize skills.

What led you to become a Doula?: I have naturally always been drawn to help women and mothers, however my own birth experiences pushed my take my natural talents and love to a professional level.

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

People state that I have a positive energy about myself. They state that I am a “spiritual” guide to them and I am able to bring them to a place of understanding about areas that they may have felt confused about. They state that I “live” what I preach but I never appear as if I am judging them by their own personal choices. They say I have a way of understanding about life that helps them want to learn more about the balance of nature and spirituality. I am also told that I am an atmosphere changer because the environment is pleasant when I am around, and that I have a nurturing soul who will stand and fight for what I believe in.

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: I really believe that there is so much that can be learned from our elders.

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I always smile when I see a pregnant women or brand new baby, but now that I am professional a apart of the maternal health world I also wonder if she has the support she needs.

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Information and resources that they need even when they don't think they need it, as well as positive affirmations.

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: The Last Dragon and imitation of life

What is your favorite place to vacation?: Hawaii, although only been once

What is your favorite food?: Vegan Nachos

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: unscheduled

Who lives in your house?: My husband, myself, and our 4 beautiful daughters