As your doula, I will help you gather knowledge and encourage you. I will remind you of your goals and values. I know that you are the expert on you. I trust that you will make the best decisions for you and your baby. I recognize that you have the power of choice and I will honour that power whether or not they are choices I would make for myself. I know that each birth is different and you are capable and in charge of your experience. I will support you in your moments of vulnerability and in your moments of strength. I will listen with compassion and serve you with my hands and my heart. I believe in you.
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Kelly Harper is the owner of Elemental Beginnings Doula & Placenta Services in Adelaide. She provides sleep consultancy, placenta encapsulation and doula services to families during pregnancy, birth and in their fourth trimester.