Doula Services for Charlotte & Surrounding Areas
Melissa Fehr - 704.756.8147
Clinical studies have found that a doula's presence at birth tends to result in:
These are just a few of the benefits of having a Birth Doula. The acceptance of doulas in maternity care is growing rapidly with the recognition of their important contribution to the improved physical outcomes and emotional well being of mother and infant.
If you are a first time mom-to-be you’re probably assuming that your nurse will shepherd you and your partner through labor. Studies show that average labor nurse spends 15-30 min of her 8 hour shift offering physical comfort measures, providing emotional support or advocating for her patients. If you want an expert to help you and your partner meet one of life’s greatest and most rewarding challenges, you will have to bring assistance with you – a Doula.
Many studies have been done in different countries with different populations of woman under different circumstances and consistently found benefits further strengthen confidence in the validity of their results.