This article describes the inspiring work of the Lane County, Oregon, program "Doulas Supporting Teens," which matches doulas up with teenage parents-to-be and provides education and support throughout the first year of parenting. Read more…. Doulas Supporting Teens
Jessica Atkins has been a doula for two decades and is a writer and nonprofit consultant. She lives in the hill country outside of Austin, Texas, where she shares her passion for birth with the community of doulas, midwives and families.