Don't we all love Rebecca Dekker from Evidence Based Birth? I know I do and I refer to her in every class I teach! Well the GREAT news is that she has just released an updated version of the 2014 "Evidence on: Doulas" and it's right here:
Particularly interesting is her discussion on the doula's role pertaining to advocacy. There are two ways of looking at this role and one can get a doula into some pretty hot water, and has contributed to the negative impact to our name. Look for Rebecca's simple and more accurate definition in her article.