What are the benefits?

Anyone and Everyone can benefit from working with a doula.

Doulas provide emotional support in labor, which can shorten first-time labor, reduce the need for a cesarean section, reduce the use of drugs to stimulate labor, reduce requests for epidurals, and reduce the need for forceps to assist birth.

Here’s a great article summing up the current research on the benefits of working with a doula:  https://evidencebasedbirth.com/the-evidence-for-doulas/