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Danielle Bergum

Esali Birth

Website: http://www.esalibirth.com/

Phone: 304-482-4729

Birth Fee: $500 to $1750

Postpartum Rate: $30 to $60

Fee Details: On-call from the time you hire me as a doula through 6 weeks postpartum. Birth location, birth classes, attending prenatal appointments...etc. will determine the final price which we will discuss as we lay out our doula-client agreement. A deposit is required when signing an agreement with the remainder due by 37 weeks (or by the date determined in our agreement). Additional services include breastfeeding support, herbal & holistic wellness counseling, placenta preparation and bengkung wrapping.

Birth Doula Experience: 10 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 10 years

Doula Training

  • Self-trained, January 2009
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 3 births and 0 to 3 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No smokers Breastfeeding-related support only (unless part of a doula package)
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
I am a midwifery assistant & student midwife and work with multiple midwives as a part of their birth team.

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Esali Birth Perinatal Mentor

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Lactation Counselor

Other Relevant Certifications

  • HBC - Home Birth Consultant
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Certified (American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Spinning Babies, Nutritious Movement, Herbal Wellness Mentor & Perinatal Mentor Trainer

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

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

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly binding
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Elimination communication education
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Monitrice services
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Mother Roasting
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Owner Esali Birth Midwifery Assistant & Midwifery PEP Apprentice MOV Breastfeeding Clinic Director Sage Mountain Herbal Center Graduate Forest School Leader Former Mama*ology Vice President Director MOV Mother's Day Esali 5k

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