Have a baby? Come learn what a doula is all about!
What do they do? What are the benefits? What questions should you ask? What does the evidence say?
Come see a video that tells all about the advantages of a doula! We invite local doulas to atted and participate in a panel of discussion, encourage you to ask questions, and give you the opportunity to talk privately with birth professionals. Find out what your options are at local hospitals, how various doctors and midwives typically practice, or if homebirth is an option. Learn about evidence based birth is and what questions you need to ask your doctor, midwife, or hospital!
HAVING A DOULA WITH YOU - STUDIES SHOW:
Labor lengths tend to be shorter
Reduction in requests for epidural
Increased confidence in partner
Reduction in cesarean rates
Higher breastfeeding success rates
Easier transition into parenthood
No matter how you give birth, it will be a day you will always remember!
Tickets are $10 per person, pre-registration is required as seating is limited.
*You may also sign up by visiting Mothering By Nature in Valparaiso, IN or calling us at 219-299-2039.
* We encourge your husband or partner to attend, or the person who will be with you ~ mom, sister, friend or doula.
BIRTH PROFESSIONALS & DOULAS WHO PLAN TO ATTEND.
1. Please pre-register through the eventbrite link or call Mothering By Nature to do so. If you get called to a birth and can't attend at the last minute, the fee will be refunded to you.
2. We ask that you participate in a panel of discussion with our guests.
3. Bring folding chairs, business cards, and a plate of snacks for our guests.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Mothering By Nature 219-299-2039
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, we have will your info at the event
What are my parking options?
Use the same parking lot as the Mothering By Nature Boutique. The doula event is in the community room in the building next to us. Watch for signs.