If you are anxious, confused and not knowing what to expect during labour and birth or simply require additional support, consider hiring a Birth Doula. Having a doula in Singapore has shown to improve birth satisfaction, birth outcome and therefore, parent’s leave the hospital feeling supported and have a positive birth experience. As a result, it reduces postpartum depression.
What is a Doula?
Doula is a birth companion who acts as an emotional tranquillizer for the labouring woman and her partner. Birth Doula is mainly woman supports woman at birth as she has been through childbirth or a trained birth professional who is familiar with the hospital procedure and birth process. She supports expectant mom and her husband/partner in various aspects including and not limited to the following: help you to navigate Singapore hospitals system so that you know what to expect in labour and birth address your concern for labour and help you to expand your understanding in the natural process of birth create a Birth Plan that suits your needs relax mind and body through special breathing techniques, relaxation techniques, light touch suggest ways to achieve an unmedicated birth through suggesting positioning and repositioning learn to understand your baby’s need and assist you to welcome your baby gently into this strange new world Birth Support Doula Service Package includes: Total of four private consultations/visits
Options: Use prenatal private consultation for Labour Tools or Calming Baby group classes or both
Birth support during labour and birth
Unlimited support through phone and email
Complimentary class on Baby Massage Butterfly Touch for bonding held on weekday