Gentle Beginnings specializes in providing gentle, attentive support to moms and expecting families during pregnancy, labor, childbirth, and the postpartum period. The Providence-area certified birth and postpartum doula has extensive experience delivering nurturing, compassionate guidance with attendance at over 200 births. She focuses on serving women beginning with prenatal visits to explore birth experience expectations, concerns, beliefs, and fears. Gentle Beginnings commits to providing laboring moms with constant birth companionship complete with emotional and non-medical physical support until the baby arrives. The certified childbirth educator remains with the laboring mom and commits to helping her have the most satisfying birth experience possible. Gentle Beginnings also tends to the needs of moms after the birth with comprehensive postpartum services. The certified lactation counselor follows up with the family and ensures the baby is feeding, as well provides tips on establishing routines.