Imagine a scenario where you walk into the birth space and the provider won’t look you in the eyes. They seem cold and distant. You know how this will end. You’ll go home feeling exhausted, unseen, a lesser-than citizen of the human race, and like you’ll never be seen as an essential member of the birth team. But what if implementing just a few techniques could result in a more beautiful ending to this scenario? This session will share useful tips for creating outstanding relationships with providers to enhance the doula-client experience and increase satisfaction in our roles.