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Birth is Tranformational

"It takes a Village to raise a child"



Welcome to Gentle Beginnings and CONGRATULATIONS! 

This is your new beginning. Your new start.  A beautiful natural life process of shifting divine "life force energy" out of the vessel from Spirit to earthside. A magical journey that is to be nurtured, reassured, supported, and treated with sacredness. A DIVINE BIRTHRIGHT. 


As a full spectrum intuitive Doula, Spiritual Life coach and Reiki practitioner , I combine ancestral practices, herbal remedies, empathy and care to assist birthing families through the birthing journey by providing physical, emotional, mental and spiritual support and maintenance . It is my goal to empower you by supporting your birth wishes providing education, Full scope birthing services such as pregnancy support, labor/delivery support, postpartum care and certified lactation consultation. I also serve families who have experienced  pregnancy loss or the loss of a loved one through transitional doula services. , and certified lactation counseling


The idea of "giving birth" often causes parents to fear the process of the journey. Please Trust in knowing Your body already knows what to do.  It's this fear we fill with faith, knowledge, empathy and support by trusting the human body to do what is has been designed to do. 


As your doula and a member of your birth team, it is my divine delight to show up for your family as needed to keep your birth space sacred and empowered. Every birthing person needs a Gentle Beginning into their fresh start. The beginning matters.  


 
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What is a Doula?

              "Mothering the Mother" 

A Doula is a  trained professional who provides  unbiased nurturing care and compassionate support physically, mentally, emotionally  and spiritually throughout major life events.


Your birth and postpartum Doula is the supportive person who nurtures your pregnancy, birth and the first steps into parenthood by ensuring you and your family are knowledgeable about your birthing rights, informed consent, risks and procedures through evidenced-based care. Our intentions are to empower your family through this magical experience while offering your family a safe space to grow.  After assessing your pregnancy, birthing and postpartum wants and needs, a Doula creates a special  personalized  plan tailored specifically to support you and your growing family.


"Having a doula as a member of the birth team decreases the overall cesarean rate by 50%, the length of labor by 25%, the use of oxytocin by 40%, and requests for an epidural by 60%. The doula’s purpose is to help women have a safe, memorable, and empowering birthing experience"- The American Pregnancy Association.


Birth YOUR way on YOUR terms!

 

Gentle Services 

Nurturing the Seeds

 

"My Way" Birth Support 

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Contact Mama Doula

(917) 933-5645

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