So you're looking for an advocate

Lots of people tell me they want to hire a doula to be their advocate in labor. I totally get it that people wanting to have an unmedicated birth in the hospital might feel that they need someone to help keep things on track.

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Burning Questions #2: Can I get a prenatal massage if I'm ___ weeks along?

Burning Questions #2: Can I get a prenatal massage if I'm ___ weeks along?

A big concern I hear from lots of clients centers around whether a pregnant person can get massage at specific points in pregnancy. Often these questions center around an assumption that you can't get massage very early on in pregnancy OR that you can't get massage after some point in pregnancy. A lot of massage studios will not allow a pregnant client to get a massage in the first trimester, or in the later weeks of pregnancy, but I don't agree with this restriction. 

And I want you to understand why I don't run my practice in the same way.

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