Birth Vision (2-6)

Birth Vision: Part 1 This short clip shows how to prepare for a birth vision session with your pregnant client. SMC Full Circle Doula Birth…

Signs of Pregnancy (2-2)

Please begin this topic by clicking the audio below. Why Early Pregnancy The sooner a woman knows she is pregnant the sooner she can begin…

Doula Walk and Talk (2-10)

Before COVID-19 Doula Walk and Talk allowed provisional doulas to engage with their community members. The activity took place in week-two of the SMC Full…

Nutritional Tips for Pregnant Women (2-8)

Life Sustenance Eating is wonderful and it is cultural.  Food memories can trigger happy thoughts or sad thoughts. Before you begin giving nutritional suggestions, you…

Herbs and Salves (2-9)

Decoction Decoctions are simmered teas that are perfect for the extraction of hard roots, dried berries, barks, and seeds. Unlike infusions, decoctions are boiled. Woody…

Creating A Birth Plan (2-7)

Birth plans help facilitate communication between pregnant clients and healthcare providers.  Birth plans have been shown to improve maternal outcomes and create a feeling of…

Documentary: When the Bough Breaks (2-4)

Infant mortality rates among African-Americans remain twice as high as among whites. African-American women with graduate degrees still face a greater risk of delivering pre-term,…