All posts by abbyb

For My Loving Husband and Doula

Jul 6, 2015 |

This is a beautiful letter I received from my doula client. She wrote this instead of a birth plan. For my loving husband and doula When I hit that wall, and I think that my body can’t possibly go further, remind me of why I can. Remind me of all the women across the world … read more

Why Doulas Are Important

Mar 27, 2015 |

The experience of pregnancy and birth carry with it the promise to transform our lives forever. As we birth our babies, we not only make a new life, but birth ourselves into mothers and our relationships into a family. The practice of female support during this life transition is not a new one; for many … read more

Abby discusses her Creating Stillness Journal on Birth Works! with Sarah Lou

Mar 4, 2015 |

  a snippet: Every woman has a very personal question, about what its going to take for her to give birth. Everyone’s question is different. A totality of her entire life’s experience come to a head when a woman is facing childbirth. Creating stillness inside the mind and body is an important practice for soon … read more

My Journey as a Doula Part 1: The Beginning

Feb 17, 2015 |

  After I became a Mom, I finally felt a “belonging” in my life. I could look at any Mother, anywhere and feel we shared a connection, without even exchanging a word. I began my studies to be a doula the year after my son was born. I wanted to share with women, teach women … read more


Dec 9, 2014 |

Abby co-created this Level 2 training to give prenatal yoga instructors an advanced training in childbirth preparation. Together with Niisa Morton, ERYT, they created Yoga Born in 2012. Abby and Niisa travel around the US to provide this advanced training to prenatal yoga instructors so they can teach Yoga Born Childbirth Preparation Classes in their … read more

Private Consultation and Custom Trainings

Dec 9, 2014 |

Abby facilitates trainings for groups of family service professionals and/or parents. Topics include pregnancy wellness, birth and early childhood. Does your staff, organization or private group need training, guidance or consulting on topics related to pregnancy, birth and early childhood? “Abby Bordner’s trainings are lively and engaging. Her presentation is easy to follow, interesting and … read more


Dec 9, 2014 |

Abby Bordner offers both the CAPPA Labor Doula and Postpartum Doula trainings in the Southwestern United States and occasionally travels to other destinations. Inquire about hosting a training!  Do you want to be inspired and empowered to begin or enhance your career in pregnancy, birth and postpartum?  Train with the Childbirth and Postpartum Professionals Association … read more

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