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Melissa Carrick

Wellness Within


Phone: 7165668050

Birth Fee: $1200

Fee Details: Doula service includes two (or more) prenatal visits, labor support, one postpartum visit, and one massage. Additional massages at a $10 discount for the duration of our contract. Induction massages available, as well as placenta services for an additional fee. Budget friendly, Flexible Payment plans available. VBAC certified through The VBAC Link

Birth Doula Experience: 3 years and 30 births attended

Doula Training

  • Self-trained, October 2016
Type of Practice: Solo practice

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

  • 4. Biologix Solutions Bloodborne Pathogens for Placenta Encapsulation Specialists Trained
  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Certified Placenta Encapsulator (International Placenta & Postpartum Association - IPPA)
  • LMT/LMP (Licensed Massage Therapist/Practitioner)
  • Yoga Instructor

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

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

Special Services Offered

  • Aromatherapy
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage
  • Reflexology
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Trained as a birth doula with Buffalo Doula Collective/Life Cycles. Is VBAC Certified with The VBAC Link. Host an online virtual training for families through Facebook. Has 12 years previous medical experience.

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Melissa Carrick

= Available. Calendar last updated: 1/13/2020 6:38:18 PM