The needs and wishes of the couple are recognized and respected.
- Effective support recognizes the couple as a team and encourages their relationship.
- Effective support begins in pregnancy by the development of a caring, sharing relationship between the couple and the doula.
- Effective support provides continuity from home to place of birth and home again.
The trained postpartum doula can bridge the gap and step in to offer the much needed support a new mother needs.
The emotions of birth and the adjustment to being a new mother can be very overwhelming. The postpartum doula can help mothers start off on the right foot, encouraging her innate ability to care for her own baby, and increasing her confidence in doing so.
A professional lactation consultant can be your key to successful breastfeeding.
By hiring the right person and following her advice, you can receive the support you need and handle any breastfeeding issues with strength, knowledge and confidence.
CCEDA’s goal is to ensure childbearing families obtain the most current, evidence based information and education to help ensure health and wellness as they prepare for pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting.
Our educators bring a unique blend of teaching experiences each with the intent to increase the couples’ confidence to birth normally.