About Ananda

Welcome!

Ananda Lowe has been a leader in the national doula movement since 1995.  She is co-author of The Doula Guide to Birth: Secrets Every Pregnant Woman Should Know (Bantam Books), as well as a Lamaze-trained childbirth educator, Certified Lactation Counselor, and former Licensed Massage Therapist specializing in pregnancy.  She has written about birth and breastfeeding for the Web site of National Public Radio; the official Web site devoted to the legacy of Dr. Spock; and her popular blog, thedoulaguide.blogspot.com.  After many years of supporting families, she became a new mother in 2010. 

You may reach Ananda at anandalowe@outlook.com.