"What happens in your life writes a story on your flesh."
Birth and postpartum doula care in Vaudreuil, Hudson, Saint Lazare, the West Island and surrounding area
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My greatest desire is that you feel seen and heard- that you are given dignity and grace. I want you to feel strong and capable and know you are worthy of respect. Birth is a transformative journey and I would be honoured to be a part of yours.
Meet the Doula
I discovered the world of doula work after the birth of my third baby. I've always been passionate about new moms and being a caring presence in my community and becoming a doula seemed like the perfect way to blend that passion with my interest in biology and childbirth.
I have spent a lot of time volunteering with and supporting young families and it excites me to be able to do that in my professional life now as well. I feel deeply called to support, love and care for women (and their families) as they journey through pregnancy, birth and new motherhood. Parenting is a challenge and can feel lonely so much of the time. It is my goal to be there to make the ride smoother, clearer and more graceful.
I am a Motherwit trained (2016) and certified (2017) birth and postpartum doula living in Vaudreuil with my husband and three children- a boy and two girls who keep me on my toes! I am also a Child Passenger Safety Technician which allows me to offer car seat education, installation and verification to my clients. I have been a Nourri Source marraine since 2010, and am trained in Adult and Infant CPR. I am also a member of the ACNN (Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists of Canada) and am therefore able to provide receipts accepted by some insurance providers for birth and postpartum doula care.
You're expecting! Your birth doula is there to work with you during your pregnancy to educate, encourage and support your choices. During labour and birth your doula is at your side providing the care you want to make your birth as positive as possible.
What Our Clients Have to Say
Stefanie created a calming environment and helped me to relax and focus
Having Stefanie by my side for the birth of my daughter was the best decision I could have made....She was incredibly, supportive, helpful, confident and comforting. Her priority was making sure I was comfortable and encouraging me with my birth choices.
If we were to have another child down the line somewhere ... Stefanie would be there for sure.