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Rosemary Mason is certified as a postpartum doula and lactation counselor and founder of Beautiful Beginnings, a doula group offering help in the transition to parenthood. Rosemary offers day and overnight doula support and has years of experience with multiples. She also travels with families for those who would like to go out-of-town and still have the support of a doula. She is the director of our “sister doula network” North County Doulas. Rosemary is a Certified Postpartum Doula by DONA International and a Certified Lactation Counselor. In addition, Rosemary is the founder of Sit-Safe San Diego, a professional, one-on-one, education and installation service that caters to parent’s busy lifestyle.
Episodes for this expert
We’re continuing our series to help you choose the best health care providers for your birth. In this episode, we’ll explore the role of a postpartum doula. How can they help you after your baby is born and how can you find the right one for you?
Bringing home twins is big change for any family. What are the key things to remember during the first week? What type of environment is best for recovery of mom and the babies? How can extended friends and family help? And what can you expect to happen during your daily routine?
You want your child to be safe at all times- especially while riding in the car. What are some of the most common mistakes new parents make when it comes to buckling up their babes, and how can you avoid them?
There are three main stages of labor during childbirth. What typically happens during each stage and how can you be better prepared?
Professor, Rutgers University