Fee Details: $200 for an 8 hour overnight shift.
No extra charge for twins.
Birth Doula Experience: 3 years and 6 births attended
Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years and 1 families served
DONA International, January 2016
Type of Practice: On-call doula service
Clients per Month: 2 to 3 births and 2 to 4 postpartum families
Postpartum limits/restrictions: No shifts longer than 8 hours Attends hospital births? All Hospitals I will work with you and your birthing team, regardless of care provider, to create a safe and respectful birthing space. Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers As with any birth I attend, I will work with you and your birthing team to create a safe birthing space. Attends home births? Some Home Births I do have a 2hr drive limit from St Albert. I will attend births where a midwife is present; however, I am ill equiped to attend free birth (no health care provider). I will attend births at hotels. Just like all birth I attend I will work as a member of your birthing team to create a safe and respectful environment.
I breast fed 5 children for 2 years each, the last being twins
Other Relevant Certifications
Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner
Level C CPR and First Aid through St Johns Ambulance
Specialized training or previous experience
Families conceiving with ART and IVF
Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
Remote and rural clients birthing away from home
Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
Women and Families of Color
Special Services Offered
Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
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
Volunteer with Association for Safe Alternatives in Childbirth (ASAC). Member of the Doula Association of Edmonton (DAE).
Languages spoken: English
Service Area Map
Area of practice: Saint Albert, AB Travel Range: 20 Miles Travel comments/restrictions: no more than 2hrs from St Albert