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Megan Day Suhr

Des Moines Doula


Phone: (515) 250-1644

Birth Fee: $850 to $975

Birth Doula Experience: 25 years

Doula Training

  • DONA International, November 2002
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 3

Attends hospital births? Some Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Specialized training or previous experience

  • 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
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • 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

Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby sign language education
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • End of Life Doula Services
  • Parenting consulting
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Perinatal Loss and Grief Support, BirthWorks, When Survivors Give Birth, Steering Committee of Friends of Iowa Midwives, ICAN professional member, Iowa Birth Organization, Activist

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Megan Day Suhr

= Available. Calendar last updated: 5/23/2019 8:53:11 AM