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Denise Adams

Doula DNA

Phone: 4084997121

Birth Fee: $1025

Postpartum Rate: $30 to $55

Fee Details: Includes two prenatal meetings to explore the different possibilities for your labor, discuss your birth vision and ways to bring it to fruition. I am on call for you 24/7 two weeks pre/post duedate. Once you call me in labor, I will meet you at your home or hospital and stay with you until you & your baby are settled in. I will come by your house 5 days after & again 2wks later to check on Mom and baby, how everyone is adjusting to the new family unit and answer any questions about the labor. (Two prenatal, labor/birth support, 2 postpartum visits) As a postpartum doula, I come to your house and help Mom out. Laundry, cooking, dog walks, etc. Or spending time with the baby while Mom takes a shower or enjoys a nap. Postpartum shifts are a minimum of 4 hours a day. I also do overnights where I come spend the night to care for the baby so Mom can get a good night's rest. Overnight shifts are a minimum of 8hours. Lactation education classes for a separate fee.

Birth Doula Experience: 1 years

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years

Doula Training

  • DONA International, May 2018
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 2 births and 1 to 4 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No hard labor (I won't detail your car or install new cabinets, etc)
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Lactation Educator (CAPPA)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Academy of CPR and First Aid, Inc Certified
  • SERVSAFE® Food Safety Management Training

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Domestic Violence
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Remote and rural clients birthing away from home
  • Single parents
  • Special needs babies
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • Vaginal breech birth
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Antepartum doula
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Belly casting
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Infant massage education
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Arbuckle, CA
Travel Range: 60 Miles

Birth Availability for Denise Adams

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Postpartum Availability for Denise Adams

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