Ring Of Fire Podcast

Ring of Fire is podcast for doulas & birthworkers started by two Arizona doulas who saw a gap in the conversations around birthwork. Birth Wizard Emmy Howard and Alex Barr Doula & Educator sit down to talk about the nuances and realities of birth and birthwork.

BONUS EPISODE: Two doulas watch the new Doula movie!

In this bonus episode listen to our predictions and then our reactions to the only movie that will probably ever get made about doulas! If you want to hear our commentary through the entire movie check out the full video on our discord!

BONUS EPISODE: Two doulas watch the new Doula movie!

Nurses VS Doulas - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 7

In this episode we sit down to talk with our friend, Monica from Opal Birthing Co! Monica is a Labor and Delivery nurse, childbirth educator, and birth doula and we talk about the relationship between doulas and nurses.

Nurses VS Doulas - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 7

Doulas in Disneyland: Why Doulas Need to Take Breaks - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 6

In this episode we discuss our recent Disneyland vacation, why doulas nand birthworkers are in dire need of a break and the different ways to take vacations as a doula!

Doulas in Disneyland: Why Doulas Need to Take Breaks - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 6

How to Know You're Meant to Be a Birthworker - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 5

In this episode, Emmy and Alex discuss the different types of birthwork, the different paths to entry, the pitfalls and the joys of becoming a birthworker!If you're asking yourself "Should I become a doula?" or "should I become a birthworker?" this episode is for you!

How to Know You're Meant to Be a Birthworker - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 5

Life Before Birthwork (How we ended up as doulas) - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 4

In this episode, Emmy and Alex discuss their previous lives and how they impacted and led us to our current work. Learn more about us and enjoy us discussing some of the doula traits that were always there!

Life Before Birthwork (How we ended up as doulas) - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 4

How to Charge What You're Worth- Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 3

In this episode we talk all about how to charge what you're worth as a doula! We discuss cost breakdowns, avoiding burnout, and taxes.

How to Charge What You're Worth- Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 3

Two Doulas Decide: Would You Doula that Cartoon Family? - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 2

In this episode we made a tier list, ranking some famous cartoon families and discuss would we want to be their doula? We cover: family guy, avatar last airbender, r2d2 and c3po, and more!

Two Doulas Decide: Would You Doula that Cartoon Family? - Ring of Fire Season 3 Episode 2

How to Get More Doula Clients with Latisa Ratliff - Ring of Fire Season 2 Episode 12

In our third episode of our mini series "How to Doula It" we chat with Latisa Ratliff from P.S. Love Mommy about her journey and successes in doula work!

How to Get More Doula Clients with Latisa Ratliff - Ring of Fire Season 2 Episode 12

How to Doula Interviews and Prenatal Appointments - Ring of Fire Season 2 Episode 11

In our second episode of our mini series "How to Doula It" we discuss how to give the best interviews you can, how many prenatal appointments is too many, and how to decide on the right number for you and your clients!

How to Doula Interviews and Prenatal Appointments - Ring of Fire Season 2 Episode 11

How Can New Doulas Find the Perfect Trainings and Mentorships? - Ring of Fire Season 2 Episode 10

In our first episode of our mini series "How to Doula It" we discuss our opinions on trainings and mentorships, red and gold flags in various trainings, and how to navigate choosing the best ones for you!

How Can New Doulas Find the Perfect Trainings and Mentorships? - Ring of Fire Season 2 Episode 10