Dearest Doula Podcast Episode 001: Birth Worker Feature with Dr. Mai
Dr. Mai Heath is a Doctor of naturopathic medicine, and a birth Doula who is currently serving clients in the Toronto, Ontario area. She is a wellness and birth advocate, who uses her charming personality and sharp wit to “bridge art and science” for her clients.
Dearest Doula community, Dr. Mai shares her incredible journey on Dearest Doula today! Click here to listen on iTunes, or check out the link below!
Moment of Struggle
Dr. Mai shares a story about a time where she recently found herself on the verge of “freezing” during an unexpected turn of events with her clients. We’ve all worried about or experienced moments like this, hear how she handled it…
“I was meant to be right here, right now”
This moment is a powerful one, and so well told. Dr. Mai’s story perfectly illustrates how we are all uniquely suited for the births we are called to.
What has Dr. Mai inspired right now??
Shifting the focus of her naturopathic practice to a more specific demographic-namely women in their reproductive years. Check out her practice here.
Recommended Resources & Interview Links:
‘Rainbow Relaxation’-Marie F. Mongan
‘Mamatoto: A Celebration of Birth’– The Body Shop
‘Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year’– Susan S. Weed
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Or simply check out her website.
**Update** You can also now check out Dr. Mai’s newest interview here!
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