'We Only Die Once': East Hampton Woman Joins Growing Number of End-of-Life Doulas - 27 East

‘We Only Die Once’: East Hampton Woman Joins Growing Number of End-of-Life Doulas

icon 5 Photos
Susan Stout, an end-of-life doula, at home in East Hampton.

Susan Stout, an end-of-life doula, at home in East Hampton. DANA SHAW

Robert Stout

Robert Stout

Susan Stout and her father, Robert.

Susan Stout and her father, Robert.

Susan Stout and her father, Robert.

Susan Stout and her father, Robert.

Susan Stout and her father, Robert.

Susan Stout and her father, Robert.

authorMichelle Trauring on Mar 1, 2023
When Susan Stout first heard the phrase “end-of-life doula,” it piqued her interest — but she wouldn’t think about it again until three years later. It was April 2020, and... more

You May Also Like:

Wright To Step Down After a Decade as Hospital Association Chairman

Southampton Hospital Association Chairman Kenneth B. Wright announced that he will step down from his post next month and will be succeeded by the association’s current vice chairman, Jim Forbes. Wright, who has been the association’s chairman since 2014, will hand over the reins to Forbes on June 26. This week, he assured supporters that the association will be in capable new hands. “Jim was instrumental in the fundraising for the East Hampton Satellite Emergency Department,” Wright said in a letter to supporters of the Southampton Hospital Foundation, the fundraising arm of the hospital association. “He brings a wealth of ... 22 May 2024 by Michael Wright

‘I Have Cancer, Cancer Doesn’t Have Me’ | 27Speaks Podcast

As far as Anita Fuellbier is concerned, Stage 4 lung cancer picked the wrong body. ... 15 May 2024 by 27Speaks

‘She’s in There’: Kayla Kearney Faces a Long Road to Recovery Following Rare Brain Tumor

At age 20, Kayla Kearney is finding her place in the world. She is a ... 8 May 2024 by Michelle Trauring

A Man on a Mission to Bring Medical Care to Ukraine | 27Speaks Podcast

 John Reilly, a physician assistant from Shelter Island, spent the first half of March ... 2 May 2024 by 27Speaks

Southampton Resident Shares Harrowing Ordeal After Bacterial Infection Last Summer

It’s long been a generally accepted belief that salt water has healing properties, particularly for ... 1 May 2024 by Cailin Riley

East End Parkinson’s Boxers Are Rock Steady | 27Speaks Podcast

Rock Steady Boxing is a non-contact, boxing-inspired fitness program for people with Parkinson's disease to ... 25 Apr 2024 by 27Speaks

Q&A: Dan O’Shea of Maureen’s Haven on the Change of Seasons for the Region’s Homeless

Maureen’s Haven, a Riverhead-based homeless services group, recently ended its seasonal winter emergency overnight shelter ... 2 Apr 2024 by Joseph P. Shaw

Smile Orthodontics Provides Free Braces to Needy Kids in Montauk

Smile Orthodontics will provide free braces each year to two children in need in Montauk ... 27 Mar 2024 by Elizabeth Vespe

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Hires New Chief Administrator

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital last week announced that it has hired a new chief administrative ... 22 Feb 2024 by Michael Wright

Students Shine a Light on Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

A hot topic of conversation among Salome Galindo and her girlfriends at East Hampton High ... 21 Feb 2024 by Michelle Trauring