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Heather Howard

Essential Doula Services, LLC

Website: http://essentialdoulaservices.com

Phone: 978-569-6733

Birth Fee: $1100

Postpartum Rate: $35

Fee Details: Birth doula fee covers 1 prenatal visit, face to face support during labor and delivery, 1 postpartum visit, and 24/7 call from the signing of the contract. Postpartum fee must be purchased in packages of at least 20 hours. Day time shifts must be used in blocks of 4 hours and overnights in blocks of 8 hours.

Birth Doula Experience: 3 years and 8 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 3 years and 2 families served

Doula Training

  • ProDoula, November 2016
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 4 births and 1 to 2 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births
I do not service intentional unassisted home birth. A midwife must be hired.

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Medical Assistant

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Over 40
  • Single parents
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • 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

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Heather Howard

= Available. Calendar last updated: 11/13/2018 11:34:42 AM

Postpartum Availability for Heather Howard

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