Birth and postnatal doula services in South East Wales. Antenatal preparation for families. Birth trauma support. Hypnosis for birth. Belly casts. Testimonials: “Valentina supported me in giving birth to our second baby, and I found her to be calm, supportive, knowledgeable, kind and very reassuring. I was very grateful to have her at the birth and will always remember her holding my hand when I needed the reassurance. We were blessed with a very quick labour and successful VBAC and the whole experience was much more relaxed than the first birth. Would highly recommend.” “Valentina was our doula for our Read more [...]
Category: Birth Photography
Hello, I’m Jo Robertson, owner of Lillian Craze Birth Photography. I’m so happy you’ve discovered birth photography and want to find out more! I love all aspects of birth from the moment you discover two blue lines to the day you hold your baby for the first time after nine long months. Birth photography is providing photographic coverage of your labour, birth and post-partum. These are moments that can not be rehearsed, paused, or reproduced. It only happens ONCE. Hiring a professional birth photographer means that this moment is preserved for a lifetime. I am based in South Wales and Read more [...]
Birth Doula Package – please see my website for full information on my Birth Doula Package Postnatal Doula Support – please see my website for full information on my Postnatal Doula Support
I am an Acupuncturist trained in the classical Five Element tradition. Acupuncture helps balance and increase energy levels, and has been known to successfully address complications associated with fertility, pregnancy and post-partum care.
I am a Birth & Postnatal Doula, I trained with Nurturing birth in 2007. I also trained to become a Hypnobirthing Practitioner – which I use and teach within my doula role, if its something that is of interest to mum to be. The reason I became a Doula is because I have a real passion and interest in pregnancy, birth and children. I believe that pregnancy and birth are and can be a very natural experience, although we never know what circumstances can change this. As a doula I am fully aware of different circumstances that can change during Read more [...]
I am a birth and postnatal doula working in Bath, Bristol and Wiltshire.
I am a private Antenatal Educator, Birth & Postnatal doula. I offer Breast Feeding Support, Labour massage, Baby Massage, Prenatal & Labour Rebozo, which promotes trust and ease through Optimal Foetal Positioning and more. I also work with other Doulas offering shared care and back up support.
I am a mentored birth doula but have attended over 10 births and have experience of VBAC, home birth, first and subsequent deliveries. I have a passion for working with those who are experiencing pregnancy after a loss as i have both professional and personal experience. I am also studying homeopathy having seen it’s benefits during recent deliveries. It is so important that you choose the right Doula, please do give me a call and we can have an informal chat and at the very least I can point you in the right direction 🙂
With confidence in your body and excellent support you can have a positive birth experience. Current research confirms that continuous support from another woman, who is not a relative or friend, can have huge benefits; length of labour is shortened, natural birth is more likely, as is a positive birth experience. Whether you choose to give birth at home, in a birth centre or in a hospital environment, you will inevitably meet new people during the experience. A doula is a consistent supporter who you meet and get to know in pregnancy, who will be with you every step of Read more [...]
My aim is to offer you, and your partner/family support leading up to your baby’s birth, during labour and those first unknown weeks at home. Whether you are having a hospital birth, water birth, VBAC I can provide you with unbiased information to help you make the right choices for you and your family. My Birth Package includes at least two antenatal and two postnatal visits; 24hour on call from 38 weeks; effective support, during labour and birth; help in establishing and maintaining breastfeeding, and providing confidence and information at each stage. I offer massage during labour and support deep Read more [...]