Julie Elliott MH, CD(DONA) Photo

Julie Elliott MH, CD(DONA)

Birth Essentials - Zion, IL

Website: http://www.Birth-Essentials.com

Phone: (847) 746-5512

Birth Fee: $800 to $1000

Postpartum Rate: $20 to $35

Fee Details: Fees for birth & PP services depend on distance and type of services requested.

Birth Doula Experience: 23 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 4 years

Doula Training

  • ALACE (Association of Labor Assistants and Childbirth Educators), April 1995
  • DONA International, October 2004
Type of Practice: Solo practice
Postpartum limits/restrictions: No smokers, no clients who use perfume, cologne or chemical air "fresheners".
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
Additional services include: Waterbirth pool rentals, Birth stool rental, Childbirth skills workshops on Birthing Better With The Pink Kit Method, PIacenta preparation - encapsulation, tinctures, homeopathic placental remedy

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Birthing Better with The Pink Kit Method

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor
  • I am also an experienced breastfeeding mom having nursed my babies for 6.5 years.

Other Relevant Certifications

  • 4. Biologix Solutions Bloodborne Pathogens for Placenta Encapsulation Specialists Trained
  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Certified (American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Certified Master Herbalist (SNH)

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • Antepartum doula
  • Birth Pool rental
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Reflexology
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Chapter Leader of ICAN of Lake County ~ April 2008 - Present

Languages spoken: English & some Spanish

Birth Availability for Julie Elliott MH, CD(DONA)

= Available. Calendar last updated: 7/25/2019 12:22:31 PM

Postpartum Availability for Julie Elliott MH, CD(DONA)

= Available. Calendar last updated: 7/25/2019 12:22:31 PM