"Research shows that childbirth does go more smoothly with a doula: labor is 25 percent shorter, the need for epidural pain relief is 60 percent less and the Caesarean section rate is reduced by half." - Susan Gilbert
Indigo Aura Doula Services is a Black woman owned organization based in Detroit, Michigan. Established by multi-faceted artist and certified full-spectrum doula, Diamond Symoné, IADS is committed to empowering clients to make healthy, informed decisions on their birth journey. IADS fosters positive client relationships, supports families and provides resources as needed.
Offering a wide range of services for expecting families, IADS provides support through but not limited to: lactation counseling, prenatal + postpartum education, nutrition education, infant care, light household duties, resources for economic, mental health and family support.
"Giving Birth is one of the most powerful human experiences and it is far from easy. Here at Indigo Aura Doula Services, we believe that everyone deserves access to doulas and everyone deserves a happy, safe birthing experiencing. We strive to provide optimal support for our clients. Our goal is to ensure safe, healthy pregnancies and deliveries in addition to encouraging good mental and nutritional health; we are here to serve."
- Diamond Symoné, CFSD
Home visits are available according to your schedule, comfort and needs. Infant care, goal setting, light cleaning and cooking duties are optional services for home visits.
We are here for your breastfeeding needs. Lactation consultation involves education on proper latching, pumping technique, physical relief/remedies, milk storage and client nutrition.
As a full spectrum doula, birth preparation and labor service is offered as a means of support for our clients. We make a commitment to support you through all aspects of your labor.
“Diamond was so kind and helpful. She made me feel heard and seen in my labor. I felt blessed to have someone like her there to help me through it!"