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Melissa Scaggs

Phone: 8603039894

Birth Fee: $800 to $1100

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $35

Fee Details: This includes up to two prenatal visits, birth, and one postpartum visit. Willing to provide services for reduced cost to low income families per my availability.

Birth Doula Experience: 3 years and 60 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 2 years and 30 families served

Doula Training

  • Mamatoto Village, Inc, December 2016
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 3 births and 1 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: None
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • CPR Certified - Red Cross

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Single parents
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • VBAC
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Acupressure
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Antepartum doula
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby sign language education
  • Babywearing education
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Sleep Educator
  • Surrogates and intended parents
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

NICU volunteer

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Melissa Scaggs

= Available. Calendar last updated: 8/17/2019 1:12:53 PM

Postpartum Availability for Melissa Scaggs

= Available. Calendar last updated: 8/17/2019 1:12:53 PM