Postpartum Doulas

You have prenatal services throughout your pregnancy, and your infant has pediatric support, but after you delivery a baby, the care often stops there. The sad fact is that most mothers are sent home from the hospital with very little guidance or support thereafter. MATERNAL INSTINCTS POSTPARTUM SUPPORT FILLS THE MISSING GAP AFTER YOU COME [...]

Often, it seems fairly random whether or not babies sleep well. New parents will often discuss how they were simply "lucky" with one child as opposed to another. While it is true that in many cases how your child sleeps is largely out of your control, there remains many baby sleep tips you can employ [...]

Once your baby gets past a certain age, you can start to take steps to reduce bedtime fussiness. For example, if the baby is very small, such as a newborn baby, then he will wake up many times at night. It's just the way it is at first. But in the case of older babies, it [...]

We are excited to announce the growth of Maternal Instincts to provide Birth Doulas as well as our Postpartum Doulas and Night Nannies. As with our postpartum team, our birth team offers unbiased, non-judgmental support to all families. That's right, families of EVERY kind! We are happy to support you in your hospital birth, your [...]