Resources in Atlanta for pregnancy consisting of education, support, overall care. Pregnancy can be difficult there are a lot of changes happening to your body that it can feel overwhelming. These are some resources to help you through pregnancy and on to postpartum care.
A doula’s purpose is to provide a continuous source of comfort, encouragement and support (both emotional and physical) during labor. Your doula will be your support throughout your whole pregnancy by offering non-medical pain-management techniques including massage, reflexology, aromatherapy, music and mantras. Each client is different and your doula will take a curated approach to find the right techniques for you.
Prenatal chiropractors are practitioners trained in techniques of stretching, applying controlled pressure and making specific joint manipulations. Some chiropractors will be trained in the Webster Technique, a method specifically developed for pregnant women. It’s supposed to ensure your baby has enough room to move around and can help turn breech babies. You should talk to your provider before visiting a chiropractor to ensure it’s safe for you and your baby and do your research.
Midwives are healthcare providers who deal with pregnancy, childbirth, newborn care and postpartum health. Midwives tend to be more holistic and supportive of natural approaches to pregnancy and birth. People often choose a midwife when they know they want a nonmedicated birth or want to give birth at home. A certified nurse midwife can practice at hospitals, clinics, birth centers or your home.
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