Leslie Poole

Website: http://www.itsabelly.com

Birth Fee: $1000 to $1600

Postpartum Rate: $30 to $40

Fee Details: I am a DONA trained birth and postpartum doula serving local and satellite clients. I am also a trained breastfeeding peer counselor and have experience with pregnancy loss, home birth, and clients with a history of traumatic experiences. Ask me about pregnancy and birth for athletes, and underserved populations.

Birth Doula Experience: 3 years and 11 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 3 years and 14 families served

Doula Training

  • DONA International, September 2016
Type of Practice: Independent contractor with a doula agency

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

Postpartum limits/restrictions: Nonsmoking homes, only.
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births
Attended by midwife

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • ICEA (International Childbirth Education Association)

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Nursing Mothers Counselor (Nursing Mothers Counsel)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • NREMT EMT Certified, Spinning Babies workshop attendee, Nursing Mothers Council of Oregon

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Cesarean birth
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Twins
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Nursing Mothers Council of Oregon warm-line volunteer

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Portland, OR
Travel Range: 20 Miles

Birth Availability for Leslie Poole

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Postpartum Availability for Leslie Poole

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