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Words from Midwife

The words from the midwife who I worked together at each birth.
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★ It has been a huge pleasure to have Junko with us today and has massively helped us to care for M. She is incredibly receptive to her client's needs and knows everything about their wishes. She has such a loving close relationship with her client that I actually thought she was family! She was quickly and accurately been able to translate all medical terminology today between her clients and every member of the obstetric team. Would love to see you on QCCH labour ward again! (Olivia at Queen Charlottes Dec'22)

★ It was a pleasure working Junko, I have worked with you before and your presence fills me with confidence. It is beautiful to see the bond with your client as well. Thank you and hopefully see you again. (Marcia at Queen Charlottes Dec'22)

★ As a student midwife Junko really assisted me in providing Y the best care. When Y was unable to communicate Junko was able to advocate for Y. You could see they have build a strong relationship , and me and Junko worked in a partnership to safely deliver her beatuiful son. Junko has calming nature which was beneficial to Y, and knew when to comfort when the pain was intense. Me neither Y couldn't have achieved such a beautiful birth without the help of Junko. Hope to see her in the near future. ★★★★★5stars. (student midwife at Queen Charlottes Dec'22)

★ It's been a pelasure to work with Junko is looking after during labour. Junko was very supportive and able to have a strong relationship with the woman. She gave very good advise to A and helped her a lot during labour, breastfeeding and after birth. Junko is a great doula!!
(Ilaria at Royal free July '22)

I worked with Junko today caring for a lady that MLD care in her pregnancy. Junko attended all of the antenatal appointment which was hugely beneficial as our clients first language was not English.

During the labour Junko was so supportive and helpful, not only to our client but to me. She helped keep our client calm in a stressful situation and worked as part of the team. She is so calm and caring and a great presence to have in the room for labour + delivery. (Katie at Portland May '22)

Junko is the first doula I've met and she was a wonderful support the mum today. She explained things well to mum and help her calm through out her delivery particularly as baby's dad couldn't on the ward today. (Muddy student doctor at Rosie, Cambridge May '22)

Junko is an amazing doula, who mainly provides birth support for Japanese ladies. Her experience is so valued alongs the midwives and mothers. I had pleasure to work with her many times.

She is very caring and calm in her approach. I find her very easy to work with and her presence is always welcome. She offers a lot of practical support for
mummies and babies. (Aggie at Queen charlottes March '22)

Junko support today with client was excellent. Good advocate and very reassuring, supported client holistically. Making sure client is caring and having snacks very kind and can recommend all other clients. (Maria at Queen charlottes Feb'22)

Junko was extremely supportive and kind. Lovely to interact with. She treated mum and baby like her family. Going about and beyond to support them in early aspect of commutation and care. Many thanks for your help. (Daisly at John Redcliffe, Oxford Jan'22)

It was wonderful to have Junko here today for the delivery. Her translation skill were first rate. Many thanks. (Becky at John Redcliffe Oxford Jan'22)

Junko was very supportive tonight! She cared a lot for the woman and helped her throughout labour, delivery and postnatally. She has a warm kind nature and was pleasure to work with! (Marisa at Barnet Jan'22)

Junko has been a precious help during H's labour and delivery. She helped the woman to get comfortable and created a calm and relaxing environment. She was also very helpful to overcome the language barrier between H and myself. It's been lovely to work with her!! (Alice at West Middlesex Nov'21)

It was a pleasure to work alongside Junko in supporting M during labour. Junko was kind, friendly, sensitive and an excellent communicator with both M and the birth centre staff. Junko was a true advocate for M at every step of the way. The bond and mutual respect was lovely to watch. Many thanks and Best wishes! (Emily Oct'21)

I really enjoyed working alongside Junko. She was really supportive to the woman during labour and ensured she advocated for all her wishes. She also tried to carry out the birth plan as much as possible, even if/when intervention was advised. Following delivery her support the woman during feeding was really helpful to aid a good latch and successful feeding.(Holly at Royal free Oct'21)

Junko has been very supportive, listens to the woman's needs and she is able to build a strong relationship with the woman! Junko has also looked after baby while mum was in theater! Fantastic Doula! (Alice at UCLH Sep'21)

Found Junko a pleasure to work with! She supported the woman amazingly and put her at ease through labour. I can see she is able to build such a strong bond with her clients and I definitely benefit from her presence. I would love to work with Junko again and really appreciate her help tonight : )
(Emily at UCLH Sep'21)

I thoroughly enjoyed working with Junko on labour ward. She has been so supportive and listens to the clients wishes and needs. Junko promotes normality of birth with use of mobilisation, reinforcement, aromatherapy, hypnobirthing, meditation and hydration. Junko is a fantastic doula! (Xhara at UCLH Aug'21)

I found Junko to be very supportive, knowledgeable and a great resource as able to translate to client. It was a pleasure to work with Junko. The client was very relaxed in her presence. (Dawn at UCLH Aug'21)

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