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Coleen Salazar

Experience Birth & Beyond

Phone: (559) 697-5721

Birth Fee: $900 to $1200

Postpartum Rate: Not specified

Fee Details: Hourly rates depends on services included 4 hour minimum daytime shift requirement Nighttime (after 8 PM) has a 6 hour minimum/shift 10 hour max either shift

Birth Doula Experience: 22 years and 200 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 13 years and 20 families served

Doula Training

  • ALACE (Association of Labor Assistants and Childbirth Educators), November 1996
  • DONA International, December 2015
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 2 births and 0 to 2 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No indoor smoking.
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attended birth center births in San Diego county.
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
Waterbirth is available only in home birth setting in our area currently.

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Lamaze International

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Lactation Educator Counselor (University of California San Diego)
  • IBCLC Lactation Consultant

Other Relevant Certifications

  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • Rebozo Training

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Cesarean birth
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Remote and rural clients birthing away from home
  • Single parents
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Special needs babies
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • Antepartum doula
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly casting
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Treasurer, Tulare County Breastfeeding Coalition, Visalia, CA Secretary, Visalia Birth Network, Visalia, CA

Languages spoken: English

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