It can be hard to find some of the amazing books out there for doulas and CBEs here in Canada. We want to change that! Have a book you think should be listed? Let us know!
A place to guide you through setting up your doula business and somewhere to keep track of your growth, "The Doula's Essential Planner" is what every doula, new or experienced, needs to take her business to the next level.
Recommended Reading for the Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator Workshop.
A user-friendly sociological overview of the philosophy and practice of doulas in the U.S.
When Survivors Give Birth: Understanding and Healing the Effects of Early Sexual Abuse on the Childbearing Woman
The companion book to the groundbreaking 2 day course "When Survivors Give Birth"
This is a one of a kind book for survivors and their maternity caregivers.
Mindful ABCs is an Alphabet book for the new generation of children. It introduces each letter to a word (wait till you see which ones!) as well as pair it with a familiar animal for immediate recognition.
As a continuation of the Mindful Series, Mindful 1,2,3 introduces Mindful experiences by being present to our bodies, feelings, and thoughts. Counting, colourful design and fun ways to engage in observations of life included!
This guide is a great resource for professionals to have on hand for teaching or during labor. Expectant parents can also use this guide on their own and it makes a great gift for any expectant mother.
These full color handouts summarize the basics of labor using an easy-to-follow format with photos and illustrations.
Set of 25 glossy, full-color brochures
New Version - released July 2017!!
Required reading for the Birth Doula Workshop and just an overall AMAZING BOOK!
We are lucky enough to offer copies signed by Penny Simkin herself.
Required Reading for the Birth Doula Workshop
We are thrilled to offer SIGNED copies by Penny Simkin herself!
This updated 4th edition is written by Penny Simkin, Janet Whalley, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham and April Bolding. “This is the ultimate guide to all aspects of birthing. It is a must for all pregnant women and those who love them!” says Christiane Northup, MD