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Jennifer Wood

Crescent Moon Holistic Birth Services

Phone: 240-291-5590

Birth Fee: Not specified

Fee Details: I am an ICTC trained doula, and massage therapist specializing in fertility, prenatal, and postpartum massage. I am currently working towards my goal to become a midwife. Please contact me for more information. thank you.

Birth Doula Experience: 5 years and 60 births attended

Doula Training

  • International Center for Traditional Childbearing, July 2013
Type of Practice: Other

Clients per Month: 1 to 4

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Academy of CPR and First Aid, Inc Certified
  • Certified Aromatherapist
  • Certified Massage Therapist
  • LMT/LMP (Licensed Massage Therapist/Practitioner)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Certified (American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Prenatal Massage Certification (Carol Osborne)

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • Over 40
  • VBAC

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Burtonsville, MD
Travel Range: 45 Miles

Client Testimonials for Jennifer Wood

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Kaitlyn Hostetler

Jennifer was wonderful. She was calm, comforting and extremely knowledgeable about the phases of labor and what would be helpful at each point. I truly believe I was able to have the natural childbirth I wanted without an epidural, because she was there with me. She constantly provided me with new positions to try to allow labor to progress naturally. She not only provided me with physical support but mental and emotional support as well. It was so helpful to have her there to give my husband a break when he needed it. I felt like she was calming when I needed her to be, but was also able to get me to focus when I felt like it was too much to handle. I could not recommend Jennifer more if you are looking for a doula. For reference I had a 26 hour labor, 12 hours of which were at the hospital. 

Posted 11/5/2018

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Jennifer Harling

Jennifer was wonderful! She stepped up to help me at the last minute after I went in for a routine appointment and was told I needed to be induced that day. My regular doula was not available so I was very thankful to have Jennifer's help.

Jennifer reached out to me right away and was available and very responsive to me by phone and text until it was time to come to the hospital.  Because I had to be induced unexpectedly, I felt overwhelmed and stressed. Jennifer helped me come up with questions to ask the doctors and she was very supportive of my choices and respectful of the doctors and nurses. 

Jennifer has a background in massage and aromatherapy so she was able to provide stress relieving techniques and offered hands on assistance when I was experiencing discomfort. She was a champ and provided great support for me and my family. Thank you, Jennifer!

 

 

Posted 10/9/2018

Birth Availability for Jennifer Wood

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/6/2018 5:35:59 PM