Fee Details: Basic Doula Package: $800
-Two to Three 90 minute in-home prenatal visits.
-Assistance in creating a Birth Wishes list.
-Education of comfort measures and positions.
-Support via email, phone, and text during your pregnancy.
-24/7 On-call support beginning at your 38th week of pregnancy and continuing until two weeks postpartum.
-Continuous care throughout your labour and delivery.
-Two hours of postpartum support at birthing location.
-One check-in phone call the day after you give birth (in the case of home births) or arrive home from the hospital.
-One postpartum visit in the two weeks after your baby arrives, to chat about your birth experience, breastfeeding, and parenting concerns.
Visit https://www.meskhenetdoula.com/doulaservices for more information.
Coming Soon: Childbirth Education and Sleep Education classes.
Birth Doula Experience: 4 years and 10 births attended
Birth Doula Certifications
Stillbirthday - Certified Birth and Bereavement Doula
DONA International, January 2016
Stillbirthday, April 2017
Type of Practice: Solo practice
Clients per Month: 1 to 3
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals Ask about pricing on extra travel costs Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers Ask about pricing on extra travel costs Attends home births? Any Home Birth Ask about pricing on extra travel costs
Childbirth Education Certifications
Other Relevant Certifications
Specialized training or previous experience
Clients on bed rest
Families conceiving with ART and IVF
Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
Plus size mothers
Postpartum mood disorders
Special needs babies
Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
Vaginal breech birth
Women and Families of Color
Special Services Offered
Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
Childbirth Education Services
End of Life Doula Services
Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula
Surrogates and intended parents
Therapist or counselor
Relevant volunteer or advocacy work
DIrector of Programming for Doula Support Foundation. Peer Support Volunteer and Community Worker specializing in Mental Health/Addictions. Providing free Doula support through referrals from local Mental Health/Addictions agencies.
Languages spoken: English
Service Area Map
Area of practice: Kingston, ON Travel Range: 8 Miles Travel comments/restrictions: Can plan for travel outside of Kingston for an extra fee.
Certifications for Edina MacDonald
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