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Maryland State Doulas


Phone: 410-302-0562

Birth Fee: $1000

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $30

Fee Details: Maryland State Doulas proudly serves families in the state limits of Maryland as well as families in the District of Columbia and areas of Northern Virginia. Birthing facilities we travel to include but are not limited to: ? Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), Special Beginnings, Bay Area, Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Howard County General, Holy Cross, Shady Grove Adventist, Walter Reed, Eastern Shore Hospital Center, MedStar Southern Maryland, Prince George's Hospital Center, Washington Hospital Center, George Washington University Hospital, Sibley Memorial, Johns Hopkins, Mercy, St. Agnes, Frederick Memorial, Fort Washington Hospital, Western Maryland Hospital Center, Laurel Hospital, Washington Adventist, St. Josephs, GBMC, Sinai Baltimore, University of Maryland Medical Center, UMC Shore at Easton, VHC, NOVA Birth Center.

Birth Doula Experience: 5 years and 150 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 5 years and 50 families served

Doula Training

Not Specified

Type of Practice: Partnership with 2 or more doulas

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

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

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Birthing From Within
  • Bradley
  • HBCE (HypnoBirthing)
  • HCHI Hypnobabies Childbirth Hypnosis Instructor

Other Relevant Certifications

  • PBi Certified Placenta Encapsulation Specialist
  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • Rebozo Training
  • Reiki Practitioner

College Education

  • MA/MS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Domestic Violence
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • Hearthside perinatal bereavement care training
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Single parents
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Special needs babies
  • 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
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby sign language education
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly casting
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Birth Pool rental
  • Child Passenger Safety Technician
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Elimination communication education
  • Henna belly designs
  • Infant massage education
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Sleep Educator
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Board positions with local hospitals and birth centers; support and advocacy group leaders within local community.

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, French, German

Birth Availability for Maryland State Doulas

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/5/2017 4:18:49 PM

Postpartum Availability for Maryland State Doulas

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/5/2017 4:18:49 PM