The Doula UK podcast with Leila Baker is is for doulas, birthworkers, educators and everyone interested in the pregnancy, birth and postnatal world.
In these podcasts Leila Baker, a birth and postnatal doula and Head of Membership at Doula UK, hosts birth related topics with top professionals in our field. Listen now to find out more about Doula UK mentoring, hypnobirthing, supporting Trans families, MBRRACE-UK report, MVPs, doulaing the doula, yoga and postnatal planning.
The Doula UK podcast is designed to start conversations, inspire, connect and empower!
Season 2 Now Streaming!
Episode 9: Dani – Hypnobirthing
Dani Dioshi talks about Hypnobirthing and how it can help prepare families for birth and beyond.
Episode 8: Trudi – Yoga
Trudi Dawson talks about the yoga she teaches during pregnancy and in the postnatal period.
Episode 7: Mari and Yuval – Supporting Trans Families
Doula Dr Mari Greenfield’s birth client Yuval talks about his experiences giving birth in Israel and the UK.
Episode 6: Sarah – Postnatal Planning
Sarah Tessier talks about her postnatal doula work and why a postnatal plan can be as importnat as a birth plan.
Episode 5: Maddie – Mentoring in Doula UK
Maddie McMahon talks about what it is like to be a mentor, why we have a mentoring and recognition process and why it’s great to pay your mentoring forward.
Episode 4: Rhia – MBRRACE-UK
With Rhia Lawrence, Creole Birthkeeper and Doula UK’s Leila Baker talk about the 2018 MBRRACE statistics and how as doulas we can help to support the people most affected by maternal death.
Episode 3: Hayley – Doulaing the Doula
Hayley Rand and Leila Forde Baker were each others doulas, they chat about what its like to doula a doula!
Episode 2: Bev – MVPs
Bev Samways chats about the important part Maternity Voices Partnerships play in improving maternity care at local hospitals.
Episode 1: Katrina Hampson – Combining Doulaing with a Full Time Job
Katrina Hampson talks about how she juggles four sons, Manchester United, a full time job, volunteering as Head of Finance at Doula UK and being a doula.