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Francesca Saputo

Maternal Root

Fullerton, CA Service range 38 miles

Birth Fee

$500 to $3750

Postpartum Rate

$20 to $80

Birth Fee

$500 to $3750

Postpartum Rate

$20 to $80

Birth Doula Experience

7 years and 85 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

11 years and 22 families served

Birth Doula Certifications

  • Hypnobabies - Certified Hypno-Doula

Doula Training

  • Dolphin Method, August 2015
  • DONA International-Approved Workshop, October 2017
  • Hypnobabies, November 2018
  • CAPPA - Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association, July 2019
  • UCSD Hearts & Hands Volunteer Doula Program, December 2019

Type of practice: Solo practice

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

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Offering virtual and distance support for parents giving birth at hospitals not currently allowing doulas.

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Some Home Births
no unassisted home birth.

College Education



Special Services Offered

  • Abortion support
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby sign language education
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly binding
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Childbirth education services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Hypnosis for birth
  • Infant massage education
  • Lactation consultant/counselor services
  • LGBTQIA+ Support
  • Military families support
  • Miscarriage support
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Newborn care and parenting classes
  • Newborn care specialist
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Prenatal & postpartum fitness services
  • Prenatal Yoga
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Reiki
  • Satellite doula (for remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Sleep educator
  • Sleep support consulting
  • Stillbirth and infant loss support
  • Surrogates and intended parents
  • TENS units rental
  • Virtual and remote doula support

Training Documentation


Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Fee Details

I am currently offering in person, virtual and hybrid services doula services in Orange County. Prenatal visits are available virtually or in person. I am available for in person support if it is allowed at your birth place, if your birth place does not allow an extra support person I am available to support you and your partner (if applicable) in your home before you head to your birth place. Additional services include birth and postpartum packages, prenatal yoga, postnatal yoga, baby and me, childbirth education, placenta encapsulation, newborn care and lactation counseling. Price ranges for each of my services are listed on my website. Free consultations to see if we're a good match can be scheduled through my website as well.

Service Area

Fullerton, CA Service range 38 miles

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Birth Availability for Francesca Saputo

= Available. Calendar last updated: 05-23-2024

Postpartum Availability for Francesca Saputo

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