My name is Sarah and I am a Lafayette doula. I have been offering 100% judgment and agenda free support to women just like you from belly to birth and beyond since 2013. My role is not to impose a certain type of birth on you – it’s to help you have a positive birth […]
sarah standley burke
Lafayette Doula | 713.208.1616
Navigate your unique journey with confidence and have an ally who will be Expecting Everything. Choose the personal approach to birth support and establish a new normal with knowledge and community as your standard of care – YOU deserve it!
My approach to postpartum support is “mother the mother” to ensure that your family’s primary focus is enjoying and caring for your new baby. I provide gentle, guided assistance with matters such as infant feeding, emotional and physical recovery, bonding, sleeping, infant soothing and basic newborn care.
Hoping for a natural birth and want to give yourself the best chance by knowing all of your options
Planning to have an epidural and wanting to do your best to avoid a cascade of interventions while laboring comfortably numb
Having an elective caesarean and want a positive birth experience, not just a surgery
Feeling anxious or overwhelmed about birth and want to explore those feelings
Believe you are a woman who is pregnant, not a patient with a medical condition
Have a partner who is unsure about their role, but is sure they do not want to be replaced
Better Birth Builder + Printable Inspiration
just for you – freebies
A twist on the standard birth plan. Since there are at least two-zillion templates out there, this worksheet is designed to help you prepare for the big day by becoming acquainted with countless options, exploring emotions, recognizing likes and dislikes, as well as, highlighting topics for further discussion with, well, me I hope.
Enter your details below and I’ll drop you an email with the Birthmaid freebie files.