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Dearest Doula Podcast Episode 76:“If It’s Not Working… Good Grief, Change It!” Featuring Deena Blumenfeld

Ep. 76: “If It’s Not Working… Good Grief, Change It!” Featuring Deena Blumenfeld

In this Dearest Doula podcast episode, we welcome to the show the sweet and lively Deena Blumenfeld. Deena Blumenfeld is a Certified Khalsa Way™ Prenatal Yoga Teacher, Lamaze® Certified Childbirth Educator, Lamaze Program Director, and the owner and lead educator of Shining Light Prenatal Education, currently serving clients in the Pittsburgh PA area. Listen in to hear her inspiring journey as a birth worker on Dearest Doula today!

Dearest Doula Community, Deena shares her  insights and journeys on the dearest doula podcast today! Click HERE to listen on itunes or simply press play below!



Deena shares with the Dearest Doula community her:


Elevator Speech and Origin Story


Moment of Struggle

Deena shares with us an the struggle of dealing with growing pains as a birth worker, and how she dealt with the space between those growth spurts.


“I was meant to be right here, right now”

Deena shares an amazing testimony from one of her clients!   

Biggest Strength & Weakness as a Birth Worker


Recommended Resources & Interview Links

Evidence Based Birth

Science & Sensibility

‘Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn (4th Edition): The Complete Guide’ 
-Penny Simkin

‘The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick)’ 
-Seth Godin

Also, Deena’s must-have item? Her model pelvis, baby and placenta!

You can connect with Deena through her websites, or, on Facebook, GooglePlus,  Pinterest, Twitter, or simply by phone at the following number: (412)915-6167!

Don’t forget- if you’d like to join in on weekly discussions with an accountability tribe featuring myself and other passionate birth workers, click here to get redirected to our accountability tribe page!

Podcast Sponsor

This episode was brought to you by the GentleBirth team based – based in the California Bay Area.  GentleBirth’s childbirth education Instructor training has a unique focus on building emotional resilience and mental health through brain science for new parents with emerging technology for the new generation of digital native parents.

For more information, check out their website today!

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