All Catholic Church Teachings on life and that it begins at the moment of conception. ___
I do not and will not recommend, prescribe, refer for, assist at, or directly procure a chemical or surgical abortion for any reason. ___ (*No “abortion doula”.)
I do not and will not recommend acting as a doula, refer for, assist at, or directly engage in fertility treatments such as in-vitro fertilization (IVF) or otherwise that directly compromise the life of an unborn person. ___ (*No surrogacy pregnancy referrals).
I will do my best to treat every mother and baby within my care with the respect and dignity that is their due right as a human person. ___
By agreeing to the above, I agree to uphold the pro-life position as a doula of St. Zélie Birth Foundation and (St. Gianna) Catholic Doula Program. ___
Please submit to the instructor that you agree to above. (All students in the directory now agree to the above). You can also be listed in directory free for one year as a student doula.
Read Birth Doula Scope of Practice statement on this page. We are still working on a postpartum one so postpartum students will just follow the birth one for now and ask instructor for any additions related to postpartum work!