A New Sibling…

A siblings adjustment to a new baby. Cindy tells the story of when she was 6 years old and her mom had a new baby. She remembers her mother telling everyone, “Cindy is so good with the new baby. She is such a great helper. She just adores her little brother…” She confides in me that as soon as her … Read More

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Doula Agency in Kansas City

Kansas City is officially the home of the area’s first doula agency! If you are looking for a doula in KC, look no further! Heidi Shulista, has been a labor/ birth doula in Kansas City for more than 10 years and is now the owner of Kansas City Doulas. She leads her team of expert doulas with pride, because she … Read More

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Trust Your Instincts

The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children, the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all’ – Benjamin Spock   The moral of this story (or quote in this case) is that as parents, we must trust our own … Read More

Heidi ShulistaTrust Your Instincts

Certified Doulas

Doula certification is important and Kansas City Doulas has chosen ProDoula, A Doula Certification agency For The Modern Woman as our certification agency of choice. All of the doulas representing KCD have trained with ProDoula and philosophically align them selves with the guidelines set forth by this premier doula certifying agency. KCD was inspired by ProDoula’s desire to elevate the … Read More

Heidi ShulistaCertified Doulas

Instilling strength in your growing family.

At Kansas City Doulas Our goal is to help empower new parents and birthing couples. We want our new moms and dads to feel confident and capable and with our help, we know that is possible. As your doula gently guides you to understand the feeding cues, sleeping patterns and ways to comfort your newborn,  she ask tons of questions. … Read More

Heidi ShulistaInstilling strength in your growing family.