It's an entire birth team!
So this past week I have gone on a mission to find articles related to how doulas support the client's mother (which will be referred to as mother for this blog) during the birthing time. I have asked for help with this search on multiple doula pages, and all answers come back empty. Let me start by saying, if the mother has been invited to join in the birth then she is needed and desired. Nobody can replace her and as a doula, I certainly wouldn't want to. This does not mean