The Doula Book

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The Doula Book

How A Trained Labor Companion Can Help You Have A Shorter, Easier, And Healthier Birth

By Marshall H. Klaus; John H. Kennell; Phyllis H. Klaus

Da Capo Press, Paperback, 9780738206097, 256pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2002


The complete and essential guide to birth with a doula by the "undisputed experts in the field."--Los Angeles Times

About the Author

Marshall H. Klaus, M.D., internationally known neonatologist and researcher, is the author or coauthor of several standard works in the field, including Bonding, Care of the High Risk Newborn, and Mothering the Mother. He teaches pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine. Phyllis H. Klaus, C.S.W., M.F.C.C., teaches and practices psychotherapy at the Erikson Institute in Santa Rosa and practices in Berkeley, California. She is coauthor of Mothering the Mother, and Bonding.