Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)2019-03-06T20:43:38+00:00

If a doula was a drug, 

it would be unethical not to use it” 

– Dr. John Kennell

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the evidence on doula support?

I have a partner. Do I need a doula too?

I have a midwife. Do I need a doula?

Can I have a doula for a hospital birth?

What if I want to use pain medication?

Does a doula speak on my behalf?

Will hiring a doula ensure my birth will go as I plan?

Why aren’t doulas covered by OHIP?