What is a Doula?
If you’ve been hovering over our services wondering “What is a doula?” or “What exactly does a doula do?” then we would like to invite you to keep reading to discover what doula care is, and the value of working with a doula.
Supporting pregnant people has been a high priority for several cultures throughout history. Whether it was another mother, an aunt, a sister or a close friend it was important for people pregnant to be surrounded with caring helpers as they navigated the birth journey.
The unfortunate reality today is that a lot of people don’t have the extra support they need as they progress in their pregnancy. This is where a doula can step in.
The following article will answer the questions:
Originally published on todaysparent.com. Written by Celeste Percy-Beauregard. Updated July 19, 2022.
After the birth of her daughter, Celeste Percy-Beauregard, mama and contributor to parenting magazine Today's Parent, wrote about her birth story, cesarean delivery, and her experience with Cesarean Scar Release Therapy at Yoga Mamas.
"I didn't mind the way my scar looked, but I hated the way it felt: overstretched, too tight and uncomfortable beneath my skin, like a callous."
After trying regular c-section scar massage at home, Celeste heard about Caesarean Scar Release Therapy at Yoga Mamas, and gave it a try.