Why choose Surrey Doulas?

The benefit of working closely together is that we are able to pool together our experience, knowledge and resources.

Between us we have supported over 300 famillies. Our experience includes:

  • home, hospital, birth centre
  • single and multiple births
  • NHS and Private
  • hypnobirthing, natalhypnotherapy, active birth
  • supporting single parents; dads; gay parents; grandparents
  • waterbirth
  • VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean)
  • HBAC (homebirth after cesarean)
  • natural twin waterbirth
  • post natal support of twins, including those on oxygen and with extra medical needs
  • supporting triplets
  • precipitous labours & births where baby has arrived before midwife arrived
  • posterior labours, malpositioning & long labours
  • inductions
  • labours & births with special needs babies

We all attend regular Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

Courses, Workshops & Study Days that we have attended include, but are not limited to:

  • Advanced breastfeeding – Sue Saunders IBCLC
  • Advanced birth workshop – Nurturing Birth
  • First aid – basic life support for newborns and children
  • Birth physiology – Michel Odent
  • Supporting survivors – Penny Simkin
  • Waterbirth study day – Dianne Garland
  • Breast feeding – Dr Jack Newman
  • Twins & multiples – Naomi Kemeny (TAMBA)
  • Spinning babies and baby mapping – Gail Tulley
  • Practical skills to prevent malpresentation – Selina Wallis