"My husband and I were uncertain as to whether we needed a doula but knew that we wanted our birth experience to have as few medical interventions as possible while still delivering at the hospital. We both strongly believed that birth is a natural process and wanted to face the experience optimistically, knowing that women are designed to have babies! After meeting with Hana, we felt that having her on our team would give us a better chance of having a positive birth experience..."


"Stacey was a huge part of why we consider our birth to be such a success! From the advice she gave in the weeks leading up to labor, the massages in the car on the way to the hospital, staying by my side when my husband had to register us, all the way through to helping our son latch on to nurse for the first time, she was instrumental in keeping everything running smoothly and everyone happy.
I can't find the proper words to describe how great it was to have her there because nothing can encompass that feeling of just knowing that you're well taken care of. If we had to do it over again, the first thing we would do is re-book Stacey!"
- Laura and John Zhu and baby Sam


Mary and baby

"Having a natural birth without unneeded interventions or chemicals in a NYC hospital seemed like a daunting task, but was important to me. Working with Hana provided me with the encouragement and strength to achieve this by giving me the confidence to listen to my body. Using positioning and moving my body as Hana and I discussed helped to maximize my energy and keep me calm..."

"Knowing that my husband was not going to be able to be with me during my pregnancy and during the birth of our first son was very scary. I was referred to Rachel by a website and I knew after our first meeting that she was the type of person and energy I wanted there for my birth..."