"Exceptional Care for Families with Newborns"

Providing Professional Doula Services to Families in Greenwich, Westchester & NYC for over 16 Years

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"Exceptional Care for Families with Newborns"


Labor Doulas

Doulas provide physical, education and emotional support? But what does that all mean?

We’re so glad you asked!

Physically – Your doula is physically present during labor. She will utilize her knowledge of physical comfort measures to help ease the discomfort of labor. She will encourage and assist you with positional changes, massage, breathing techniques and more. She will prevent you and your partner from feeling alone and unknowing.

Educationally – Think of your doula as your own personal “birth google” with access to instant information. She is studied and certified in all areas of supporting birth.

Emotionally – Your doula understands the full spectrum of emotions that labor and birth can trigger. She is prepared to help you process those emotions and allow you the space to comfortably experience them as you and your partner transition into parenthood.

 
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Postpartum Doulas

Postpartum support is the gentle art of truly giving to another woman. Let me paint you a picture…

You‘ve just given birth to your baby or babies. You come home from the hospital after just 48 hours. Your family lives out of town and your friends who have had babies are excited to come and see you, but they are hoping to just hold the baby when they come. You are tired, perhaps a little nervous and ultimately just want to be the most perfect parents on Earth.

IN WALKS YOUR POSTPARTUM DOULA! She gently greets you and her expertise puts you at ease. She immediately helps you get the baby to breast, makes you a cup of tea and gets the dishwasher loaded…

 
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Placenta Encapsulation

Placenta Encapsulation for the purpose of ingestion has proven to be tremendously beneficial to the women who have opted to utilize this service. While much of the evidence on the benefits is anecdotal, there has been some research indicating increased milk supply, increased energy levels, a decrease in postpartum bleeding and a decrease in the likelihood of postpartum depression.

Northeast Doulas offers the highest standards in placenta processing. All of our Postpartum Placenta Specialists exclusive process your placenta in your home in order to prevent any possibility of confusion. This ingestible supplement should be exclusive to the individual who birthed it and our opinion is that there is no room for error.

 
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Latest Blog Posts

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When Your Crying Baby Triggers Rage

A crying baby is a tremendous challenge and anyone who has experienced this knows it to be true. The crying starts and you shift the baby from one position to another. The crying continues. If you are sitting, you stand. If you are standing, you walk. But the crying continues. The crying baby won’t settle. It breaks your heart. You want them to find peace and you’ll do anything to . . .

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Natural Birth, We Don’t do it for the Pain…

Women choose spontaneous vaginal deliveries or what most refer to as “natural birth” for a variety of reasons. None of which include, because they love pain.  “Birth bonding” according to Dr. Sears, is the first of the 7 “B’s” of attachment parenting.  Bonding with your baby prenatally and throughout your labor, and then literally feeling your baby pass through your body is quite an incredible way to stay present and . . .

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Wow, That Postpartum Period…

Wow, that postpartum period and that newborn sure can throw you for a loop… You’re so in love with your baby that you’ve neglected yourself… You know the old saying, you’ve got to put your own oxygen mask on before helping others, right? Have you been doing that? I know, the problem is, most of the time we haven’t even acknowledged that we are neglecting ourselves through the postpartum period . . .

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