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Monica Mitchell-Taylor

Next Wave Doula Care - Hamilton


Phone: 289-889-2353

Birth Fee: $500 to $1200

Postpartum Rate: $20 to $35

Fee Details: Sliding scale based on income and location.

Birth Doula Experience: 1 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years

Doula Training

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), January 2017
  • ProDoula, March 2018
Type of Practice: Independent contractor with a doula agency

Clients per Month: 0 to 3 births and 1 to 3 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: Very pet-friendly, but unable to change litter boxes due to allergies. Homophobia and racism will not be tolerated.
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Other Relevant Certifications

  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • San'yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training; OFIFC Cultural Competency Training

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • Home Birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Single parents
  • Twins
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Antepartum doula
  • Baby sign language education
  • Babywearing education
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Parenting consulting
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • 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

Equity and Engagement Advisory Group for the City of Hamilton Best Start Program.

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Hamilton, ON
Travel Range: 25 Miles
Travel comments/restrictions: Discounts available for clients accessible by HSR

Birth Availability for Monica Mitchell-Taylor

= Available. Calendar last updated: 5/15/2018 7:01:04 PM

Postpartum Availability for Monica Mitchell-Taylor

= Available. Calendar last updated: 5/15/2018 7:01:04 PM