Doulas are trained professionals who empower expectant families through physical, emotional, and educational support during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and postpartum. From pregnancy care, pain management techniques, postpartum recovery and fitness, and lactation support, these San Antonio doulas offer amazing services to families in the area as they welcome a new baby into the world.
4522 Fredericksburg Road
Balcones Heights, TX 78201
The mission of San Antonio Birth Doulas is to provide new or expectant parents support during pregnancy, labor and delivery, breastfeeding, and newborn care. They specialize in serving pregnant teens and low-income mothers to ensure safe pregnancies and healthy bonding.
They strive to provide empowering, happy birth experiences for all families, regardless of background. Birth doulas provide prenatal and childbirth education to mothers, supporting them throughout pregnancy and delivery. They also offer breastfeeding support and resources for car seat safety and education.
2101 West Ave
San Antonio, TX
Rooted Birth is a collective of doulas who strive to provide committed support to expectant families in San Antonio. Parents can feel supported as they approach childbirth and welcome new life into the world through physician, emotional, and informational support from trusted doulas. Rooted Birth doulas provide personalized care and a collaborative approach.
Services include a comprehensive, integrated approach to birth and parenthood, emphasizing mental health, community, continuity of care, and continuing education. Rooted Birth wants all parents to become “rooted” in their local community. Services include childbirth classes, labor doulas, and placenta encapsulation.
Serving San Antonio and surrounding areas
Founded and owned by Bridget, Abundant Joy Doula supports families through pregnancy, delivery, and postpartum. Bridget is passionate about working with families and has over 21 years of experience caring for children.
Her doula services include birth doula support, which features a meet and greet, prenatal meetings, birth plan creation, unlimited text and phone support, on-call support starting at 38 weeks, emotional support during childbirth, birth positioning, breath coaching, assistance with advocacy during medical decisions, support for the birth partner, postpartum care, and tips for postpartum recovery.
Postpartum care includes emotional support, breastfeeding support, bottle feeding support, infant care, establishing routines, help with older siblings, light housework, organizing the nursery, and baby product recommendations.
Serving the San Antonio area
Rachel is a San Antonio doula and DONA-certified as a birth and postpartum doula. As a mother and grandmother, Rachel understands the unique needs of women during pregnancy and postpartum. She is a Spinning Babies Parent Educator, a StillBirthday doula, a HypnoBabies doula, a Child Passenger Safety Technician, a breastfeeding coach, a TENS-certified instructor, and a professional member of Evidence-Based Birth.
She has had extensive training and continuing education to help empower families to explore their options, learn about childbirth, learn pain management and comfort techniques, and much more. Rachel offers doula services, Spinning Babies services, TENS unit rentals, self-hypnosis, acupressure, aromatherapy, bereavement support, car seat safety education, hypnosis for birth, lactation services, military family support, miscarriage support, prenatal fitness services, sibling support, and remote doula support.
Doulas provide exceptional support for families from pregnancy through postpartum recovery. From prenatal childbirth education classes to postpartum lactation support and car seat safety education, the services offered by these San Antonio doulas are spectacular. Families can feel empowered as they welcome a new baby into the world with the support of these doulas.
While you’re getting ready to meet your baby, make sure you schedule some pics! I’m a San Antonio photographer, and I love working with families to help them plan gorgeous photo sessions. As a mom myself, I know getting everyone ready for pictures can be pretty stressful. I work to create a calm and inviting atmosphere that will leave you with beautifully authentic pictures. If you want to book a session to celebrate your little one, then let’s connect! So contact me today to find out more.