How can doulas provide information, emotional support and physical support during preconception? With more and more people finding themselves struggling to get pregnant, what role can the doula play in helping people advocate for themselves while they navigate the medical system and their natural holistic options?
Today's guest post is by Michelle Stroud of By the Moon. In her video, you will learn:
- How Michelle leaned into Fertility Doula work
- Why your community needs Fertility Doulas
- How Fertility Doula work helps you create a thriving birth business
Michelle Stroud is a Fertility and Birth Doula, Reflexologist and Reiki Master Teacher who has focused her professional practice around the support and care of people specifically at the time of preconception, pregnancy, birth and postpartum for the majority of her time as a professional holistic practitioner. She was formerly a Birth Doula Instructor with the Healing Arts Learning Organization and has extensive experience teaching and mentoring over 150 birth doulas in five Canadian provinces. She is the creator of Reiki for Fertility, Pregnancy, Birth and Postpartum, training doulas and others around the world how to facilitate healing and offer support to people preconception, during or after a loss, prenatally, during birth, after a traumatic birth and postpartum. To learn more about her training workshops in Canada or to request one in your area, visit her website, By the Moon.