Doula Agencies and Intimacy – Our Heart Centered Approach

doula agencies and intimacy

Some families shy away from the idea of a doula agency with the idea that it’s “too big” and that there will be a loss of intimacy with the agency approach. While we can’t guarantee intimacy with the approach from all agencies, we can tell you how Keystone State Doula […]

The AMAZING capabilities of the Labor and Delivery Hospital Bed

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Most families giving birth in a hospital will have the opportunity to go on a tour of their chosen hospital before going into labor. This gives your family the chance to learn where to park, what entrance you will come in, to familiarize yourself with the proper desk or office where you will […]

Five Things I Know About Meal Planning and Preparation

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Preparing meals in bulk before baby comes is a wonderful way to ensure that your 4th trimester will be one of relaxation, recovery and bonding. The last thing you want to think about while taking care of a newborn and possibly older siblings, is making dinner, or breakfast…..or lunch. Meal […]

Why hire an agency for your pregnancy, birth and postpartum needs?

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Pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period is one of the most transformative times in our lives. It can be hard to decide what path to take at any given moment. We thought we would help ease your load slightly by explaining why many families choose to hire a doula agency […]

Why a Free or Low Cost Doula is Not Your Best Choice

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KSDS is committed to supporting families the best way we can. And the best way we can do that is to ensure that our doulas are paid appropriately for their services. This ensures our doulas can be fully present with our clients without worrying about how they are going to pay […]

Funk That – 6 Common Misconceptions About Doula Support

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More and more we find ourselves in conversations with others explaining not what it is that a doula does, but more about what a doula doesn’t do. So we’ve complied a small list (and a video) for your convenience in hopes that this information will help you better understand the role […]

Your guide to becoming a doula

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So you’ve decided you want to be a postpartum doula, labor doula, or placenta encapsulation specialist. Congratulations, what an exciting journey you are about to embark on. But where do you even start you may wonder? So here are your simple steps: 1 – Register for a labor training, postpartum doula training or placenta […]

Go For The Gold Giveaway

Keystone State Doula Services LLC opens it’s virtual doors today. We are so excited about our launch. In honor of all the amazing support we are receiving from our community, we wanted to give you an opportunity to do something wonderful for yourself.   Here is what’s included: Rice and […]