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Gwendolyn Neumeister

Gwendolyn Neumeister Doula Services

Portland, OR Service range 50 miles

Birth Fee

$500 to $1000

Postpartum Rate

Not specified

Birth Fee

$500 to $1000

Postpartum Rate

Not specified


Birth Doula Experience

4 years and 48 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

4 years


Doula Training

  • DONA International, February 2014

Type of practice: Solo practice

Clients per month: 1 to 4

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth


College Education

BA/BS

MA/MS


Special Services Offered

  • Abortion support
  • Antepartum doula support
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Miscarriage support
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

I am a recent graduate from the OHSU Nurse-Midwifery program. I'm currently studying for my boards exam to become a Certified Nurse-Midwife. I have four years of experience caring for patients though their prenatal period, postpartum period, labor, and birth. I support individuals and families who seek diverse kinds of labor and birth experiences. I am familiar with many types of relaxation techniques, positions, and medications, and can assist you in determining which is best for your birth. I will never speak for you, but will help to facilitate conversations with your midwife or physician to ensure you have all the information you need to make choices about your care. In addition to my experience as a student nurse-midwife and doula, I have extensive experience with abortion care and support. I have volunteered to provide this support for three years, and have lead several student education groups that center reproductive justice. Finally, I am a queer woman. I am committed to providing affirming care to people of all genders and sexual orientations. I understand health disparities and their connection to race, age, and gender.

Fee Details

I believe that every person who is interested should be able to have the care and support of a doula. Although I cannot afford to volunteer my services, I will work with you to set up a payment plan or sliding scale fee that works with your income.

Portland, OR Service range 50 miles

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Birth Availability for Gwendolyn Neumeister

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Postpartum Availability for Gwendolyn Neumeister

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