If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you may have seen some posts the last few months about Doula training. I thought I would talk in more detail about that here on the blog, partly to share information you may find personally useful, partly to talk everything out for my own benefit (blog counseling, if you will), and partly to document the process for my own memories and for those who may be considering this path for themselves and are curious about what it entails.
Depending on how well you know me, there are a few different responses you may have had to the news that I’m training to be a Doula:
- A what?
- But you don’t even have kids yet…?
- That’s amazing, totally perfect for you!
Let’s address those…