I'm thrilled to be offering doula services with my partner, Joy Konkle (www.myjoyfulbeginning.com) . Joy and I have over 20 years experience and hundreds of births between us. Contact us for a complimentary interview to determine if we are a good fit!
Unlimited phone and email support from the time you hire us
Prenatal Visits: 2 in-home visits prior to your birth to determine your birth goals, provide any information or resources your may need, discuss comfort measures, and to talk in general about your upcoming birth.
24/7 on call support beginning 2 weeks prior to your estimated due date.
Assistance writing or reviewing a Birth Plan
Continuous labor support throughout your labor (at home and/or in your birthing location), birth and immediate postpartum period
Photos - as detailed as you would like, and as many as I am able! I bring my own camera, and give you a link to the edited images.
A written birth story or timeline from my perspective
Initial breastfeeding assistance
One postpartum visit in your home
A back-up Doula will be available in the rare event that we are unable to attend your birth
The investment for our services is $1500.00
"Attending births is like growing roses. You have to marvel at the ones that just open up and bloom at the first kiss of the sun, but you wouldn't dream of pulling open the petals of the tightly closed buds and forcing them to blossom to your time line."
- Gloria Lemay