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Crysta Whitehurst

Ilithyia's Space ( AKA as Crysta Doula)


Phone: 9714709388

Birth Fee: $500 to $1000

Postpartum Rate: $20

Fee Details: Fees are dependent upon travel range. I have a file I can email that explains in greater detail how financials work. I work on a sliding scale for low income families and payment plans.

Birth Doula Experience: 8 years and 50 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 8 years and 42 families served

Doula Training

  • Aviva College, May 2011
  • HypnoBirthing, May 2018
Type of Practice: Other

Clients per Month: 1 to 4 births and 1 to 4 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No limitations, My goal is to support and advocate for you.
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Domestic Violence
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Plus size mothers
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Single parents
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Teens
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Acupressure
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly binding
  • Belly casting
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Elimination communication education
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • 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

I work with all mothers and families at all different stages of life. I am a previous surrogate and work as a case manager in surrogacy so I understand IVF and fertility . I previously worked in geriatrics and hospice care.

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Crysta Whitehurst

= Available. Calendar last updated: 9/20/2019 12:26:31 PM

Postpartum Availability for Crysta Whitehurst

= Available. Calendar last updated: 9/20/2019 12:26:31 PM