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3 Charlotte Doulas to Help Make Your Pregnancy Journey Easier

February 2, 2023

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From their experience and knowledge to their passion and dedication, Charlotte doulas provide support and guidance throughout the entire journey. Whether youre just beginning to explore your options or already have a birth plan, they will answer your questions, provide advice, and keep the process stressfree. Doulas are there during your labor and delivery, helping you to remain focused and confident, and will provide postpartum support in the days and weeks following your babys birth. With their help, you can have a more positive and memorable maternity experience. As a maternity and newborn photographer who works with many mamas in Charlotte, I hear many great things about Doulas. Here are some that clients have loved. 

3 Charlotte Doulas To Help With Your Pregnancy Journey

My Doula Heidi
The first of our toprated Charlotte doulas is Heid. She provides various services for expecting mothers and their partners and has been doing this for 18 years. She provides physical, emotional, and informational support during pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum care. During prenatal visits, she educates and discusses important topics, such as nutrition and labor. She also provides labor and delivery support, including relaxation techniques and emotional support. After the baby is born, she offers postpartum care, including lactation counseling and breastfeeding support. Heidi provides family support through referrals to other professionals, support groups, and other services. She helps families access resources and find the right support.

What the Bump Doula 
What The Bump Doula in Charlotte, NC provides a wide range of services to expecting parents and their families. Services include childbirth education, labor and delivery support, postpartum care, breastfeeding support, and placenta encapsulation. They also offer resources and referrals for prenatal and postpartum care, including childbirth classes, lactation consultations, and childbirth professionals. All of their services focus on creating a safe and supportive environment for families as they prepare for labor and delivery

Miss Daisy Doula 
Finally, we have Shannon Dent with Miss Daisy Doula. She is an advocate for natural, undisturbed, physiologic woman-led birth. She’s a doula, midwife, and student in Charlotte, NC, providing maternity support. She focuses on facilitating a tranquil and self-assured birthing mother and aiding her to have a safe, healthy, and empowering birth. To achieve this, Shannon uses her background in homebirth and midwifery care, as well as massage, breathwork, meditation, and maternal wellness and childbirth education. Mothers can have a natural birth with minimal tearing and maximum confidence with her support.

Next steps after finding your Charlotte Doula

I am confident that you will be able to find a doula from the list of Charlotte doulas above that will support you during your pregnancy journey. Once you‘ve found your support team, the next step is to find a photographer to capture these special moments.  At Katie Petrick Photography, we provide a full-service and stress-free experience. Ensuring a session, you will enjoy custom artwork to last you a lifetime. Contact us to book your session!


Mama holding baby belly - Charlotte Doulas



  1. Renee says:

    So helpful for your clients!

  2. kami vanous says:

    You always share such amazing and useful information! Love following you!!!

  3. mary says:

    So helpful for expectant mamas!

  4. Kathryne says:

    This is such helpful info!

  5. Such great info for expecting moms! And that photo is stunning!

  6. Stephanie says:

    great source of info, thank you

  7. Megan Peter says:

    Such a good resource for families. Thank you!

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