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Ash Edwards

Mountain State Maternity


Phone: (304)-322-9395

Birth Fee: $800 to $1800

Postpartum Rate: $20 to $30

Fee Details: Birth doula fee includes a complementary initial meeting, one to two prenatal visits where we will discuss birth goals and preferences, as well as a postpartum recovery plan, 12 hours of face to face time at the birth (after which time will be billed for an additional $25 per hour - *this does not mean I leave after 12 hours) and 1 hour immediately postpartum to assist with breastfeeding, and a one hour postpartum follow-up to process birth and close out the birth contract. Postpartum hours can be purchased in a minimum of 5 hour increments for day use, or 10 hour increments for night. Packages available. Please contact for information packet.

Birth Doula Experience: 2 years and 10 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years

Doula Training

Not Specified

Type of Practice: Doula agency owner

Clients per Month: 1 to 3 births and 1 to 3 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: Preferably no indoor smoking.
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
I do not attend planned unassisted or free births.

Other Relevant Certifications

  • APPA Certified Placenta Service Provider

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Cesarean birth
  • High risk
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Single parents
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • VBAC

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Belly casting
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Leader of the North Central West Virginia chapter of ICAN

Languages spoken: English

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