This article, written by Sophie Brigstocke, first appeared in the Journal of Holistic Healthcare, Summer 2017 How many lightbulb moments can you … [Read more...] about Doulas, birth, home and love
Sophie interviews holistic sleep coach and IBCLC Lyndsey Hookway about her work and especially her training programme for anyone wanting to work with … [Read more...] about Interview with Lyndsey Hookway, Holistic Sleep and Lactation Consultant
Sophie interviews Lactation Consultant Anna Le Grange about mindful breastfeeding, some of the pitfalls facing parents in the UK around feeding, and … [Read more...] about Interview with Anna Le Grange, Lactation Consultant and Mindful Breastfeeding Coach
1. Don’t join a networking group Ok, I confess. I used to view networking groups with a wary eye and admittedly I'd still rather pluck the hairs … [Read more...] about 10 simple but powerful ways to TOTALLY Ruin your Doula business!
As the end of another year approaches it’s natural to start thinking ahead to the next 12 months and what actions you’re going to take to grow your … [Read more...] about How to make 2019 your best business year yet
A positive mindset is one of those things that takes time and concerted effort to develop – it’s not enough to simply be aware of the fact you have a … [Read more...] about How to create a positive mindset and grow your doula practice
SEO… Three little letters. They sound so harmless, but toss them into a chat about your website and suddenly your doula brain is thrown into a frenzy … [Read more...] about Search Engine Optimisation – A TOTAL beginners guide!
Sophie chats to Emma While, Sleep Educator and Mummy Mentor from Courage and Chamomile about her work with new parents navigating baby and child … [Read more...] about Interview with Emma While from Courage & Chamomile on baby sleep
Sophie discusses perceptions of doulas preventing midwives from doing their job and/or keeping clients from going to hospital/accessing medical care. … [Read more...] about Barring the way – doulas and midwives, a video blog
Sophie chats to Hannah about everything to do with babywearing - how she got into it, why she's so passionate about it, what she thinks of Piers … [Read more...] about Interview with Hannah Wallace from Wear My Baby on babywearing
With the huge emphasis placed on social media these days you could be forgiven for thinking that all other forms of small business marketing pale into … [Read more...] about How to get your doula business in front of more potential clients
Florence chats to Bridget Supple, Antenatal Teacher and news editor of the International Journal of Birth and Parent Education about her interest in … [Read more...] about An Interview with Bridget Supple, Microbiome Teacher
Sophie talks to hypnotherapist, doula and Traumatic Birth Recovery specialist Alex Heath about her work with families recovering from difficult … [Read more...] about An interview with Alex Heath, Hypnotherapist and Traumatic Birth Recovery specialist
Harry Kane, footballing star in the recent World Cup, came under fire on Twitter last week for congratulating his partner, Kate, on giving birth to … [Read more...] about #SoProud – a video blog
With the summer holidays in full swing it can be tough to balance work and family life. If you’re a mum you’ll likely be juggling work and childcare … [Read more...] about 9 ways to be much more productive (even when you’re shattered)