Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Accredited Nanny with INA; Advanced Newborn Care Specialist through Newborn Care Solutions; 30 years of Pediatric Nursing experience, Certified Nursing Assistant.
What led you to become a Doula?: Always loved working with children.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Detail-oriented, supportive, kind, nurturing, and knowledgeable.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: AAP; Dr. Karp
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: Give her my card.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Confidence and empowerment.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: PBS
What is your favorite place to vacation?: The Beach.
What is your favorite food?: Thai Food
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Reading and crafting.
Who lives in your house?: My husband, 2 sons ages 14 & 17, 2 dogs and chickens