birthing coach

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an assistant (often the father of the soon-to-be-born child) who provides support for a woman in labor by encouraging her to use techniques learned in childbirth-preparation classes

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Delia is a birthing coach, and I just knew she would love this," Ms.
Besides Lamaze, the Bradley Method is another popular form of natural childbirth where the expecting mother's partner serves as birthing coach.
Soon Kendra bore a son, with Debbie acting as the birthing coach.