birthing coach


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Noun1.birthing coach - an assistant (often the father of the soon-to-be-born child) who provides support for a woman in labor by encouraging her to use techniques learned in childbirth-preparation classesbirthing coach - an assistant (often the father of the soon-to-be-born child) who provides support for a woman in labor by encouraging her to use techniques learned in childbirth-preparation classes
assistant, helper, help, supporter - a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work"
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Kylie Jenner may not have publicly addressed her pregnancy, but behind closed doors, she is reportedly doing everything she can to make sure she has a smooth delivery when she gives birth to her and boyfriend Travis Scott's first child together--including calling on a birthing coach.
Pregnant women in Scotland are embracing the idea of the doula, a female birthing coach, usually a mother herself, who helps with everything from prenatal massage to being the mother's voice, relaying her wishes to medical staff.
You are pioneers," our mindfulness birthing coach told us before our second son was born.