Maybe it’s time for a doula

Birth is an experience unparalleled to any other, that very few can understand. Being able to connect and support women all around the world – and specially in Rome – during a uniquely powerful moment in their lives is an indescribable feeling – one that I am privileged to have in my life’ work.

Providing support before, during and after childbirth for your unique needs.

Labor and Birth
Early Maternity

Regardless of where you find yourself in this world,
allow me to join you in your birthing journey.

During Pregnancy

How can a doula like me support your prenatal self?

The elation that comes with discovering you are pregnant is an emotion very quickly followed by frenzy. Suddenly a new life is being introduced into the picture and you only have a few months to prepare for it. During these months I will grow a relationship in which I present open communication and preparation for the upcoming birth. Whether this is your first pregnancy or third, allow yourself to be nurtured through this phase.

I will support you in:

  • Creating a birth plan and consultation that fits your needs, desires and expectations
  • Prepare the home for the newborn in both practical and blessing manners
  • Assist you with the medical prenatal care options in Rome
  • Consult with public and private medical referrals to fit your unique birth experience
  • Collaborate and decide on doctors, birthing places and more
  • Prepare an informad afterbirth plan to prepare and assist in the weeks postnatal

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“I had recently been thinking how grateful I was that you were here in those first few weeks. I don’t think I could have managed without you. Thank you again for your help and support that helped me to also stay more balanced at a wonderful, but difficult and emotional time”. – Carolyn, single mother of twins

During Labor and Birth

A doula’s unique role during delivery

The presence of a doula during labor and birth is the presence of an understanding established relationship. I will be by your side throughout the entire process to help boost your confidence with physical and emotional support. The tools and experiences I have acquired throughout the years will come into play as we work together to manage the labor waves. I will be the liaison and advocate for you throughout the birthing process with the man goal being to bring you the birthing process that you desire.

I will support you:

  • Constant communication and close proximity whether at home or in the hospital
  • Continuos one on one care during Labor, Birth and after birth
  • An intermediary between you and the medical and health professionals to ensure clear communication and understanding
  • Physical and emotional confidence

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All of my experience is to help you become a mother who has enjoyed the ever changing ups and downs that accompany this exploration. You become a mother through time and understanding, and you don’t need to do it alone.

Early Maternity

Helping you during a truly momentous stage

When it comes to the new and exciting world of babies there is so much to be learned. I will be able to gently show you ho to find the balance of taking care of your baby, getting the rest you need while still allowing you to provide the baby with your own nurturing. This experience extends beyond just the mother, but also to your partner.

Together we will work to create understanding of proper baby care in order to create a cohesive environment of assistance. I will stay the night to help your new life in order by creating delicious meals for mother and partner, cleaning the living space and more practical needs that often become looked over with newborns. Even after a doula is gone her insight can still be felt with the engaging environment that has been created.

In a world of postpartum, a mother should never feel insecure or unaware. As an experienced professional with a nurturing soul I can help create the best environment and skillsets possible to enjoy the world of new motherhood.

I will support you in:

  • Comprehensive breastfeeding education and instruction
  • Aid you during the night when fussiness, colic or lack of slip takeover, while preparing you a wonderful dinner and breakfast
  • General guidance throughout the first few weeks whether it be emotional maintenance, grocery shopping, housework or cooking
  • Provide resources for family and friends to provide continuous help
  • Consultation and training in babywearing, such as what the right products to buy are and more

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“It has been such a joy to have you help us during the first weeks of Gloria’s life. We are eternally grateful for your support, useful advice and warm hearted nature. We will always look back at this special period with great happiness”. – Viktoria

Book a free phone consultation with me!

If you are finding yourself interested in having an experienced and knowledgeable mother to support and guide you through the birthing process, set up a free 10-minute phone consultation with me. Together we can discuss your worries, concerns and needs during this life changing time to find the best medical and emotional support you deserve.