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5 Ways To Teach Kiddos Consent

5 Ways To Teach Kiddos Consent

Why is consent so crucial? A substantial proportion of U.S. female and male adults have experienced some form of sexual violence, stalking, or intimate partner violence at least once during their lifetimes (1). It is a fact that most of us have or will experience […]

The Personal Labyrinth of Parenthood

The Personal Labyrinth of Parenthood

In my years as a mom, I have noticed that it is becoming a social norm to lose your personal identity once you become a parent, as if you are completely lost in a labyrinth of feeding, butt wiping, and lack of sleep. Parents will […]

HOW MOVEMENT ARTS TRANSFORMED MY FIXED MINDSET

HOW MOVEMENT ARTS TRANSFORMED MY FIXED MINDSET

What are Fixed Mindsets & Growth Mindsets? “More and more research is suggesting that, far from being simply encoded in the genes, much of personality is a flexible and dynamic thing that changes over the lifespan and is shaped by experience.” – Carol Dweck             It was […]

How I Found the Joy in Winter Again – Combating S.A.D.

How I Found the Joy in Winter Again – Combating S.A.D.

My Experience with S.A.D. Last year I experienced seasonal affective disorder for the first time that I can remember. Several of my family members have combated depression throughout my life. I lost my younger brother when he was 18 to depression. Yet, when I began […]

About the Doula: Is that Fire?

About the Doula: Is that Fire?

I am a self-employed entrepreneur who runs Juniper Birth Services, the Oklahoma Circus Arts Academy, in addition to performing as aa Aerial, Flow, and Fire artist!

Another Reason to Celebrate!

Another Reason to Celebrate!

From January 1, 2019 to January 31, 2019, Juniper Birth Services will be offering 15% off of doula services! Don’t miss out on this offer and Book a Consult Today!

Are Doulas for a Cesarean Birth?

Are Doulas for a Cesarean Birth?

Doulas Are For Every Birth!
Every mother deserves to be emotionally & physically supported & informed of her options, regardless of what kind of birth she has.

Can I afford a Doulas Support?

Can I afford a Doulas Support?

A common misconception about doulas is that they are only for high-income families.  As a doula, I provide prenatal support, prenatal meetings, birth preference investigation & creation, labor and birth support, two weeks of postpartum support, and more.  I value the privilege of getting to be a part […]

U.S. Taking Steps Towards Reducing Maternal Death Rate

U.S. Taking Steps Towards Reducing Maternal Death Rate

rious changes may finally be underway to save the lives of new mothers. The U.S. Senate made a massive step towards safer births on December 13th by passing the ‘Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2018’ by unanimous consent.

How I Support Women’s Rights as a Doula

How I Support Women’s Rights as a Doula

In order to understand how I am passionately fighting for women’s rights as a birth professional, you need to first understand the immense issue of Obstetric Violence.   What is Obstetric Violence? “Obstetric violence is a specific type of violation of women’s rights, including the […]