Emily Plastow

Emily Doula

Pregnancy and postnatal doula in Derbyshire ~ mother of 3 ~ pregnancy yoga ~ baby massage ~ mother and baby yoga ~coffee and cake lover!

The area I cover

I cover Derbyshire and parts of Nottinghamshire. I am happy to drive up to 20 miles from DE56 1.

Getting in touch

Please do feel free to contact me either via email, telephone or social media.

More about me

Hi I’m Emily, thank you for clicking on to my link!

I am a pregnancy and postnatal doula based in Belper, Derbyshire. 

Birth has completely changed me as a person. An empowering birthing experience with my first child led me to be in awe of the capabilities, strength and power of our bodies. It evoked a huge passion in me and so I decided to train with NCT in 2014 to provide antenatal/parenting classes in my local area. This training led me into the birth world.

 In 2020 I decided to take the next step and trained with Developing Doulas to provide both birth and postnatal support to women and families in the area. I believe in women empowering women, connection and continuity. To be present during this hugely transformative time in a person’s life is the greatest privilege and in return I offer my consistent support and authenticity.

In 2022 I trained with Wildflower Early Years to offer baby massage courses and in the same year I trained with Amy Yoga to provide pregnancy, postnatal and mother and baby yoga classes. I have used yoga for many years of my own life to feel more grounded, connected and to look after my body and mind in a way that is enjoyable and achievable to actually do! It makes sense to be able to offer this to people that will really benefit from it – pregnant and postnatal mothers.

I am also a breastfeeding advocate and previously volunteered with a local breastfeeding support group, supporting families on their feeding journeys since 2013.

*As of August 2023 I have paused my on call birth support offering whilst I commit to further yoga training. If you are a returning client, please do get in touch about birth support and I will do my best to honour your time. I continue to offer scheduled antenatal and postnatal support.*

I would love to chat to you, please don’t hesitate to get in touch to see how I can support you.

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