Not sure you want to go the doula route but still looking for some guidance? Birth and postpartum planning sessions are a great alternative. Sit with a trusted birth professional and talk about what you can expect going into labor and early postpartum.
what you can expect:
Two planning sessions between 32-36 weeks of pregnancy
One meeting to discuss all things labor and delivery from the onset of labor
One meeting to go over what to expect immediately postpartum through your first few days at home
Monthly check-ins through the first three months of your baby's life