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Lauren Ivanchuk

LoveBuddha Birth Services


Phone: 905-246-1480

Birth Fee: $700 to $1125

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $40

Fee Details: Multiple hour packages available for Postpartum clients .... overnight flat rate fee of $300

Birth Doula Experience: 9 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 22 years

Doula Training

  • DONA International, April 2017
  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), September 2017
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: -1 to 2 births and 1 to 3 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? Some Hospitals
WLMH & Hamilton Hospitals
Attends birth center births? Some Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
*Strong focus towards home birth

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • CAPPA Childbirth Educator

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • CAPPA Lactation Educator

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Certified Educator of Infant Massage
  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • Rebozo Training
  • Reiki Practitioner
  • Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner
  • CAPPA New Parent Educator / Emergencies in Childbirth trained / Informed Homebirth/Informed Birth & Parenting training in Birth & Postpartum support and IAIM Infant Massage Instructor

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Home Birth
  • Single parents
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Infant massage education
  • Parenting consulting
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Sleep Educator
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

AOD & DONA memberships Original Birth Doula Certification 25+ years ago via Informed Homebirth/Informed Birth & Parenting /voluntary retraining for Birth & PostPartum in 2017 as a refresher to current teachings only ... was not required Hypnobirthing Institute - Certified in Hypnobirthing Support Techniques for Birth Professionals

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Lauren Ivanchuk

= Available. Calendar last updated: 9/26/2019 9:27:10 AM

Postpartum Availability for Lauren Ivanchuk

= Available. Calendar last updated: 9/26/2019 9:27:10 AM