5 years and 120 births attended
Type of practice: Partnership with 1 other doula
Clients per month: 2 to 4
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
I encourage my clients to find the right hospital for the birth that the desire and if desired, help guide them in finding the best fit. We are all part of a team who want the best possible experience for our clients and I am happy to work with great staff and doctors/midwives.
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
I have experience at major birth centers in NY/NJ and am happy to help my clients find the right fit for them!
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
I love working with familiess giving birth at home, and have experience in counseling those who may want to give birth at home but are unsure. Some of what I do at a home birth includes labor support but also household support/clean up and light cooking as well as supporting your care providers to ensure you are well cared for and have the best experience! I am a midwife assistant, so have lots of experience with homebirth.
I am currently a mentor and curriculum coordinator for new doulas through the Manhattan Birth Mentor Program.
Rate is flexible for the right client fit as I think it is the most important quality when hiring a doula! I often feel compelled to work and support clients. These are the best births! Due in two parts, 50% deposit and remainder by 37 weeks of pregnancy. Fees include 1-2 prenatal visits, unlimited phone/email support, continuous labor support and 1-2 hours immediate postpartum to help establish breastfeeding relationship, 1 postpartum visit and referrals to appropriate providers/services. I also have packages including Childbirth/Breastfeeding education and breastfeeding support.
New York, NY Serves families in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens I will also travel to certain parts/hospitals in New Jersey & Westchester.
= Available. Calendar last updated: 01-07-2019