Posts Tagged: Doulas

What is a doula and do I really need one?

Pregnancy can be a truly wonderful time, your body is blooming and you’re looking forward to the day when you finally get to meet your beautiful new baby. But pregnancy can also be an exhausting, confusing and downright scary time too! You’ve probably got a million and one questions and random thoughts running through your… Read more »

What’s normal anyway – a video blog

Sophie Brigstocke explores the media furore around midwives having to back down over promoting “normal birth”, the history behind the press reports and what we mean by normal birth.  What is more important to consider and how can we all work collaboratively? Come and talk to us at info@nurturingbirth.co.uk Click here to watch Sophie’s video… Read more »

Breastfeeding support and antenatal preparation – a video blog

Sophie discusses some of the challenges facing breastfeeding mothers and how getting qualified support and information can help.  She looks at what can be done antenatally to prepare, including expression of colostrum.  In celebration of International Breastfeeding Week 2017 she highlights how much amazing free support there is available to women via the charitable organisations… Read more »

Wonder Women – doulas are superhuman! A video blog

Sophie explores the superhuman qualities of doulas in this video blog.  For more information about doulas visit www.nurturingbirthdirectory.com or contact us at info@nurturingbirth.co.uk

Dads and doulas – a video blog

Today we chat about how a doula works with a Dad (male birth partner) during the labour, and how a doula’s role differs from the midwife’s. To find a doula visit www.nurturingbirthdirectory.com or contact us info@nurturingbirthdirectory.com

Oxytocin – the Power of Love!

For more information about doulas and to find a doula go to www.nurturingbirthdirectory.com To find out more about Nurturing Birth doula courses visit www.nurturingbirth.co.uk To contact us email sophie@nurturingbirth.co.uk