Laura Furniss with Healing Hands Birth
Doula Servies SBD, CD (DONA)
Laura is passionate about pregnancy, birth, attachment and parenting. She believes every woman deserves a respectful and reverent birth. Laura finds joy in helping mothers and families find healing and empowerment through all facets of pregnancy, birth and parenting. Laura works with families of all kinds, and holds a special place in her heart for working with teen and single mothers, those with limited support, and mothers who choose adoption for their babies. As an adoptive mother of four children who joined her family between 8 weeks and 14 years old. Laura has a passion for attachment parenting, adoptive breastfeeding and grief issues confronted by both birth parents and adoptive families. Laura's unique experiences inform and inspire her doula work and motivate her to bring healing and empowerment to women from all walks of life. In addition to her doula training, Laura also holds a BA in Psychology and an MS in Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy, and is a licensed therapist candidate in Montana, specializing in birth and postpartum issues, adoption, and parenting concerns. .