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Shana Davis

Gifted Hands Doula Services


Phone: 7733739746

Birth Fee: $525

Postpartum Rate: $100

Fee Details: Birth fee includes; •Multiple prenatal appointments •Birthplan •Mini child birth education class •Infant care training class •one baby prep session •Labor and delivery support •one postpartum visit. After the birth, I am available via phone and video chat for up to 8weeks postpartum at no charge. In person postpartum visits however, are $100 a visit.

Birth Doula Experience: 5 years and 30 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 5 years and 22 families served

Doula Training

Not Specified

Type of Practice: Partnership with 2 or more doulas

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

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
A liscensed midwife must be in attendance

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • CAPPA (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association)

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Breastfeed {Naturally} Certified Breastfeeding Advocate

Other Relevant Certifications

  • PBi Certified Placenta Encapsulation Specialist
  • American Academy of CPR and First Aid, Inc Certified
  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Aromatherapy for Birth Workers Certification (BAI)

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Single parents
  • Teens
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Acupressure
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby sign language education
  • Belly casting
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Active member of Chicago Volunteer Doulas

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Shana Davis

= Available. Calendar last updated: 5/12/2017 2:35:53 PM

Postpartum Availability for Shana Davis

= Available. Calendar last updated: 5/12/2017 2:35:53 PM