Jessica Atkins

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.

Doulas Supporting Teens

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