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 [...]
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 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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 🙂
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 [...]
I am a Birth and Postnatal doula serving North West London and surrounding areas. It is a great privilege to support new parents as they enlarge their families and to help make the process as smooth as possible. I inform, educate, support physically and emotionally and use my experience from dozens of births to guide clients . You can read what two of them had to say below. After you get in touch, if you want I will visit, free of charge, so that you can get to know me and decide if I am right for you. My Birth Read more [...]
As you begin your journey into motherhood, it’s important to feel empowered and supported in your choices. Every birth deserves to be treated with respect and kindness. Aa a doula I can hold the space for you and your partner to ensure you have a positive experience through labour, birth and the early days of motherhood. I also offer pregnancy yoga classes to help you connect with yourself and your baby, strengthen your body and your spirit, and prepare you for birth and motherhood through gentle stretches, empowering breathing techniques and deep relaxation.