Jennifer Gatch

Blooming Journey Doula Services

Phone: (803) 655-7367

Birth Fee: $500 to $650

Fee Details: Depending upon how much time is involved prior to birth, such as how early we start meeting, through the birth and after birth. Further discussion at time of first meeting.

Birth Doula Experience: 3 years and 100 births attended

Birth Doula Certifications

  • DONA (DONA International)
Type of Practice: On-call doula service

Clients per Month: 2 to 4

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Currently employed with Lexington Medical Center, West Columbia, SC My availability is first come first serve....
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
First come, first serve - available back-up doula
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
first come, first serve - available back-up doula

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • The Farm Midwifery Assistance Workshop

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • have attended La Leche League workshops and other community workshops/classes

Other Relevant Certifications

  • The Farm Midwifery Assistant Workshop

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Teens
  • Over 40
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • VBAC
  • Home Birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Twins
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • High risk
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Single parents
  • Cesarean birth
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Reflexology

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Medical Transcriptionist, self-employed, over 20 years. CPR certified. Midwifery Assistance Certification and ongoing workshops regarding birth, women with a history of abuse giving birth, upcoming post-partum training...

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Saint Matthews, SC
Travel range: 60 miles
Travel comments/restrictions: Will consider outside of 60 mile radius

Birth Availability

= Available. Calendar last updated: Updated 5/17/2010