Birthworker / Doula Packages

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Birthworker  Packages – ALL MY BIRTHWORKER PACKAGES ARE ON HOLD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. If you are interested in booking a Doula/birthworker/birthkeeper please call me on Ph: 0408185614 or email me at hello@shellylangford.com.au so I can connect you with others I work with. 

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Doula Support, Empowerment & NurtureLife Care – $2757  (valued at $3030)

This package includes:

  • 3 x comprehensive prenatal sessions,  2-3hrs each, at the Cairns Birth Collective or by video link.
    • 1: Knowing your rights, communicating with you health care team in an empowering way,  stages of labour
    • 2: Understanding your instincts and the birth hormonal process, ways to prepare you mentally, pain is our signs and signals and how we can manage it and why comfort measures work
    • 3: Breastfeeding, and preparing for the first six weeks with your newborn
  • 1 x birth preparation session at your home
  • 2 x pregnancy massages to ease pregnancy discomforts and prepare the body for birth.  At the Cairns Birth Collective or at your home (extra travel costs apply)
  • Continuous support during your labour, until after birth and you and baby are ready to  sleep
  • Basic photography during birth, using your camera
  • 2 in-home visits for you and your baby
  • 1 x postnatal massage for release tenderness after birth, sore neck and shoulders from breastfeeding, reduce any oedema
  • Full phone and email support throughout your pregnancy and first 6 weeks after birth
  • Free access to the diverse resource library I have collected

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Doula Support and Empowering you for YOUR BIRTH – $2333 (valued at $2670) 

This package includes: 

  • 3 x comprehensive prenatal sessions,  2-3hrs each, at the Cairns Birth Collective or by video link.
    • 1: Knowing your rights, communicating with you health care team in an empowering way,  stages of labour
    • 2: Understanding your instincts and the birthing hormonal process, ways to prepare you mentally, pain is our signs and signals and how we can manage it and why comfort measures work
    • 3: Breastfeeding, and preparing for the first six weeks with your newborn
  • 1 x birth preparation session at your home.
  • Continuous support during your labour, until after birth and you and baby are ready to  sleep
  • Basic photography during birth, using your camera
  • 2 in-home visits for you and your baby
  • Full phone and email support throughout your pregnancy and first 6 weeks after birth
  • Free access to the diverse resource library I have collected

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ONLINE Doula Support & Empowering You for YOUR BIRTH including Postnatal Support 
7 sessions – $2,333.00 (valued at $2670) | Online

This package is for REMOTE, INTERSTATE or INTERNATIONAL clients, designed to empower you to trust your innate knowledge and maternal instincts. Through trusted information and evidence based research you will be able to make informed choices and conscientious decisions for your pregnancy, birth and parenting journey. You will know your rights and have the confidence to communicate with your healthcare provider. I will provide you with information so you can work on preparing and looking after your body in the lead up to birth and how to support and nurture yourself after. We will go through some birth preparation and practical techniques with your support person to help support the birthing mother during labour,  breastfeeding and plan for life with a newborn.

This Package includes:

  • 4x prenatal sessions
  • 1st – hormones and the stages of labour
  • 2nd – birth plan/wishes/intentions and pain our signs and signals
  • 3rd – positions, techniques, comfort measures, massage and helping prepare support person
  • 4th – preparing for after baby arrives, (breastfeeding, what your days may be like and how to manage getting enough sleep, food and nutrition, common this to know is normal for newborns, preparing support for the first 6wks with your new baby)
  • Continued support during your labour, birth and up until you and baby are ready to sleep.
  • 2x postnatal sessions
  • These sessions allow you to ask questions, breastfeeding support if there are complications, checking on your and your families wellbeing, emotional support, debrief on the birth, checking if you need extra support and where best to get this support from, reminding you what is normal and what isn’t in the first few weeks. 

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ONLINE Doula Support & Empowering you for YOUR BIRTH
5 sessions – $2,080.00 | Online

This package is for REMOTE, INTERSTATE or INTERNATIONAL clients and is designed to empower you to trust your innate knowledge and maternal instincts. Through trusted information and evidence based research you will be able to make informed choices and conscientious decisions for your pregnancy, birthing and parenting journey. You will know your rights and have the confidence to communicate with your healthcare provider. I will provide you with information so you can work on preparing and looking after your body in the lead up to birth and how to support and nurture yourself after. We will go through some birth preparation and practical techniques with your support person to help support the birthing mother during labour,  breastfeeding and plan for support for life with a newborn to suit your family.

This Package includes:

  • 4x prenatal sessions
  • 1st – hormones and the stages of labour
  • 2nd – birth plan/wishes/intentions and pain our signs and signals
  • 3rd – positions, techniques, comfort measures, massage and helping prepare support person
  • 4th – preparing for after baby arrives, (breastfeeding, what your days may be like and how to manage getting enough sleep, food and nutrition, common this to know is normal for newborns, preparing support for the first 6wks with your new baby)
  • Continued support during your labour, birth and up until you and baby are ready to sleep.

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ONLINE Consultation and Support
1 hour – $85 | Online/Video chat

This service is to help you in between your prenatal and postnatal sessions if you are needing extra support. You may need extra information due to a health condition you may have been diagnosed with, extra support writing your birth plan ir intentions or needing extra emotional support. It is important to me that you feel supported and this service allows me to make time for you. [/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Book Now” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fp.bttr.to%2F31Jox5O|target:_blank”][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1646147160482{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”]

Postnatal Session
3 hours  | In-person, or Online/Video chat

I can visit you in your home or provide online or telephone support at any stage of your postpartum time. These sessions are flexible and the time can be used to support you in any way you need including:

  • Breastfeeding support
  • Sleep support
  • Debriefing your birth
  • Emotional support
  • Helping with other children
  • Attending appointments
  • Helping around the house with cores or preparing meals

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