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Cristy Solomon

Peanuts and Parents


Phone: 510.421.9092

Birth Fee: $2000

Postpartum Rate: $40 to $50

Fee Details: Birth fees vary according to service package provided and location of birth. Postpartum fees vary according to service package provided, daytime or nighttime support, and location.

Birth Doula Experience: 15 years and 80 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 15 years and 20 families served

Doula Training

  • DONA International, April 2003
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 4 births and 1 to 4 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births
Home birth attendance together with a licensed midwife.

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Breastfeeding Counselor

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Certified Educator of Infant Massage
  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • Infant/Child CPR Certified - MEDIC First Aid

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Domestic Violence
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Single parents
  • Special needs babies
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • Baby sign language education
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Infant massage education
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

-Student Midwife completing a BSM degree at Midwives College of Utah -Previously a volunteer birth and postpartum doula with Doula Services Association of British Columbia -Primary school teacher for 13 years

Languages spoken: English and French

Birth Availability for Cristy Solomon

= Available. Calendar last updated: 9/27/2019 11:49:57 AM

Postpartum Availability for Cristy Solomon

= Available. Calendar last updated: 9/27/2019 11:49:57 AM