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Christine Robinson, CLD (CAPPA), CHBE, HCHD

Doulas of Asheville, LLC

Website: http://www.doulasofasheville.com

Phone: 828-222-0446

Birth Fee: $1250

Postpartum Rate: $30 to $35

Fee Details: Our standard fee for birth support is $1250 and includes: - TWO doulas on call for you from contract signing - Unlimited access to your doulas during pregnancy by phone/email/text - TWO in-person prenatal appointments (one with each doula) - Birth support by the doula on-call when you request our presence - TWO postpartum appointments (one with each doula). Other packages are available. Contact us for a personalized quote. Postpartum care is available day and night, in short- or long-term packages. Contact us to discuss your needs and build a plan that works for your family. A lower hourly rate is available for longer-term packages. Daytime shift minimum is 4 hours, overnight shifts are 8-12 hours. Temporary live-in care is also available.

Birth Doula Experience: 5 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 5 years

Birth Doula Certifications

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA) - Certified Labor Doula
  • Hypnobabies - Certified Hypno-Doula

Doula Training

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), July 2014
  • Hypnobabies, August 2015
  • ProDoula, April 2016
Type of Practice: Doula agency owner

Clients per Month: 1 to 2 births and 1 to 2 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
We attend births at all Asheville-area hospitals (Mission, Park Ridge, Pardee, Haywood Regional Medical Center - other neighboring hospitals may incur an additional travel fee)
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
We attend births at the WNC Birth Center in Asheville, NC
Attends home births? No Home Births
Unfortunately our business insurance prohibits our doulas from attending planned home births.

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Certified Happiest Baby Educator

Other Relevant Certifications

  • 4. Biologix Solutions Bloodborne Pathogens for Placenta Encapsulation Specialists Trained
  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • Certified Happiest Baby Educator & ProDoula Pre-Certified Postpartum Placenta Specialist

College Education

  • BA/BS
  • MA/MS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Remote and rural clients birthing away from home
  • Single parents
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Acupressure
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Antepartum doula
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly binding
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Current member of: CAPPA (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association), ProDoula, DAMA (Doula Association of the Mountain Area) YPA (Young Professionals of Asheville, a project of the Asheville Chamber of Commerce)

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