Episode 16: Mandy Major – Birth Stories

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Why Postpartum Support is Vital for Moms

SUPPORTING MOMS IN CHILDBIRTH AND BEYOND

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Mandy Major is a mother, journalist, and certified postpartum doula with DONA International. She is the founder of That’s Major!, a nationwide virtual postpartum doula service, which matches and connects new parents with certified postpartum doulas.

Listen To Learn:

  • The joy in leaving your “old” career for something deeply fulfilling.

  • Why comparing ourselves to other moms almost never serves us.

  • How a wedding is like birth and the marriage is like postpartum… this doula is all about supporting women through the “marriage”.

  • Birthing stories and tips for labor.

  • How tools we use in labor can serve us well in quarantine.

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Mandy Major

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Mandy Major is a mother, journalist, and certified postpartum doula with DONA International. A perinatal specialist, her mission is to support new parents and help them thrive during the fourth trimester.

She is the founder of That’s Major!, a nationwide virtual postpartum doula service, which matches and connects new parents with certified postpartum doulas.

A journalist by trade, she was an editor and digital director for 10+ years, working for brands including Penguin Random House, the Food Network, and Hearst. Mandy holds an M.A. from Columbia Journalism School, and is a regular postpartum contributor for Healthline.com and Business Insider.