Labor Doula Support
Complimentary Consultation at a convenient location to establish relationship and discuss birth options, create or refine a birth plan, discuss your care provider and how we will all work together. (approx. 2 hours)
Prenatal home visits (ideally between 35-37) weeks to review birth plan, what to do when labor starts, labor management options & tools, how to best prepare your home and family for baby, etc. (approx. 2 hours)
PDF’s to help prepare you and keep you organized, sent via email.
Education through emails and YouTube Videos
An aromatherapy consultation is included in the prenatal visit to discuss what essential oils we can use during labor. I can supply oils and a diffuser for your birth if you wish.
I will supply a speaker for your labor & delivery playlist of music.
Text, emails and phone calls returned within 2 hours (usually way sooner) until 37 weeks gestation.
On call 24/7 37 weeks from gestation to birth.
One postpartum visit, usually within a week of the birth to recount the birth experience, answer any questions, help you decide whether any additional support is needed in the areas of breastfeeding, emotional support, newborn care, etc.
A Postpartum Care pack which includes what to do now that the baby is here, tips for self-care, helpful reminders, contact information for any specialists or referrals if needed, etc.
Please contact us to discuss your needs and what the fees will be. Some insurance companies do cover doula services but you will need to contact your insurance company to see if you will be reimbursed. In addition, many clients use their flexible medical spending accounts to pay for doula services. If hired we will work out a payment plan to fit your budget, If you need a payment plan, please contact Serenity Birth Services Office at (954) 406-8019 .