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Your Birth, Your Worth Podcast

Aug 6, 2020

Pregnant people, new moms, birth workers, birth nerds and birth geeks will all love this conversation with The Doula Darcy and Hillary A. Melchiors Ph.D., MPH, LCCE, CD(DONA). In addition to having all those letters after her name, Hillary is the down-to-earth co-host of The Birth Geeks Podcast. She's also...


Apr 28, 2020

Pregnant in a Pandemic: Tips and Silver Linings

It’s an intense time to be giving birth right now due to COVID-19.  If you are pregnant or home with a newborn, you will definitely want to listen in to this episode.

Taylor and Darcy share some ways to feel more empowered and in control during your pregnancy, labor...


Mar 10, 2020

Today, Darcy is chatting with long time friend and fellow postpartum doula, Krista Maltais.  Krista has been a doula for 14 years, and is now also a DONA Postpartum Doula Trainer as well.  Darcy and Krista bond over their love of their work supporting new mothers.  They also share their history of working together to...


May 15, 2019

How deeply does the patriarchy affect parents, the birthing process, and postpartum? In this episode, Taylor and Darcy sit down and discuss how patriarchal mindsets are ingrained within society and how it is harming pregnant women. This topic recently came to light as the media has become increasingly critical over...


May 8, 2019

In today’s episode, Darcy and Taylor talk about how you can manage sleep deprivation as a new parent. All babies have different sleep preferences and habits and it takes a while to understand them. During postpartum, most parents find it hard to catch up on missed sleep. Sleep deprivation can be debilitating and...