Kendra is a trained and certified Birth Doula with DONA (Doulas of North America); she has worked with many Moms attending births and is passionate about supporting and empowering moms through their pregnancies and labour. Seeing a healthy happy mom and baby is Kendra’s favorite part of the job.
What is a Birth Doula?
A doula is a trained, experienced birth professional; Studies show that when doulas attend birth, labours are shorter, have fewer complications, babies are healthier and take to the breast more easily
Recent studies have shown that having a Birth Doula at your labour has these benefits:
25% Shorter Labour
50% Reduction in caesarean rate
60% Reduction in epidural request
40% Reduction of oxytocin use
40% Reduction in forceps delivery
30% Reduction in analgesia use