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Shannon Rivers, CCLS, CLC, CIMI

Balanced Beginnings

Phone: 214-384-6986

Birth Fee: $800

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $35

Birth Doula Experience: 2 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 2 years

Doula Training

  • DONA International, June 2015
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 2 births and 0 to 4 postpartum families

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

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Lactation Counselor (The Center for Breastfeeding)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Certified Educator of Infant Massage
  • Certified Child Life Specialist

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Expected stillbirth
  • Prematurity
  • Special needs babies
  • Teens

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • End of Life Doula Services
  • Infant massage education
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Lactation Consultant for Guiding Star Tampa, President of Florida Association of Child Life Professionals, Child Life Council 2016 Conference Publicity Co-Chair, Junior League of Tampa Kids Connect Committee Member

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Lutz, FL
Travel Range: 25 Miles
Travel comments/restrictions: Additional travel fees may occur outside of Hillsborough County

Birth Availability for Shannon Rivers, CCLS, CLC, CIMI

= Available. Calendar last updated: 3/14/2018 8:53:18 PM

Postpartum Availability for Shannon Rivers, CCLS, CLC, CIMI

= Available. Calendar last updated: 3/14/2018 8:53:18 PM