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Colleen Lester CD(DONA)

Joyful Journey Doula Service 623-512-1793

Glendale, AZ Service range 60 miles

623 512 1793

Birth Fee

$650 to $800

Postpartum Rate

$15 to $20

Birth Fee

$650 to $800

Postpartum Rate

$15 to $20

Birth Doula Certifications

  • DONA International - Certified Birth Doula

Birth Doula Experience

3 years and 11 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

1 years and 3 families served

Doula Training

  • DONA International, April 2017

Type of practice: Solo practice

Clients per month: 1 to 3 births and 1 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: Non smokers

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
I am willing and happy to attend hospital births regardless of birth plan -unmedicated, medicated, induction, cesarean, VBAC, etc.

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
I will attend at the birth center you chose

Attends home births? Any Home Birth
Not unassisted

College Education


Special Services Offered

  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • TENS units rental

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

I volunteer my doula services through a nonprofit for survivors of sex trafficking, previous abuse and those recovering from addiction.

Fee Details

I am a certified birth doula with DONA International and I am excited to serve women in the greater Phoenix metro area. My services include 1 complimentary, no obligation, consultation to meet and discuss what a doula does and answer questions you may have and see if I am a good fit for you. If you choose to hire me I will meet with you for 2 prenatal visits to go over birth preferences and emotional and physical coping techniques during labor. I will be available by phone/text and email throughout your pregnancy to answer questions and give support and "on call" 24 hours a day starting at 36 weeks. I will provide labor/birth support for you and your partner at the birth and immediately after and 1 postpartum visit. I would love to come alongside you and support you during this special time and look forward to hearing from you. I also offer a 10% military discount and have payment plans available.

Glendale, AZ Service range 60 miles

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Client Testimonials for Colleen Lester CD(DONA)

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Autumn Wells


So grateful to have had Colleen with my husband, mom and I as we welcomed our son into the world! She helped give so much support and peace and it was a blessing to have her with us ??????

Angie Hernandez


We are so grateful to have found Colleen! We decided to have our second child at a birth center and go completely natural - a completely different experience from our first child's epidural hospital birth. We decided to hire a doula to help us get through this new experience as both my partner and I were very nervous.


Colleen was a great resource and provided us with useful information every time we met. During the big event she helped ensure we had the natural childbirth experience we wanted. Instead of fear and anxiety, we felt confident and relaxed for the big day thanks to Colleen's support!

Birth Availability for Colleen Lester CD(DONA)

= Available. Calendar last updated: 05-18-2020

Postpartum Availability for Colleen Lester CD(DONA)

= Available. Calendar last updated: 05-18-2020