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Leslie Beemer

Go Baby Doula

Ann Arbor, MI Service range 60 miles

734-330-7705

https://www.gobabydoula.com/

Birth Fee

$750 to $1000

Postpartum Rate

$25 to $40

Birth Fee

$750 to $1000

Postpartum Rate

$25 to $40


Postpartum Doula Certifications

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA) - Certified Postpartum Doula

Birth Doula Experience

1 years and 10 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

6 years and 20 families served


Doula Training

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), November 2019

Type of practice: Partnership with 1 other doula

Clients per month: 1 to 2 births and 1 to 2 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth
no medically unassisted births


College Education

AA/AS

BA/BS


Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Infant massage education
  • Lactation consultant/counselor services
  • Military families support
  • Newborn care specialist
  • Parenting consulting
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Satellite doula (for remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Sleep educator
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Leslie volunteers with new parents who are in their teens. Additionally, she teaches, trains, and mentors mom to help her uncover her God-given natural instincts of motherhood. Annie volunteers in church childcare, and works with people of all ages to help them lead their best life. Both of us volunteers at the Luke 52 Project Clinic in Detroit, MI

Fee Details

Birth doula fees are introductory, as we are in the process of completing certificication. Postpartumand Newborn Care Specialist fees are based on experience with new parents and newborns.

Ann Arbor, MI Service range 60 miles

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Stephanie McCarty

10/27/2019

Having a doula for my second birth was everything I didn’t know I needed. Leslie was recommended by a friend and, after a terrible, traumatic, prior delivery where I was bullied into unnecessary medical interventions at the convenience of the hospital, I decided to give it a try. Leslie was the support I needed to communicate my needs to the staff. She helped educate me on rights within the birth setting and best practices for me and the baby through delivery. She was also a huge help during the delivery to my husband, who is always hugely supportive. Leslie was able to guide him on how to best support me through labor and delivery - comfort measures that he couldn’t possibly have known. Thanks to her, I can look back on my second birth and actually have happy tears. I wish everyone could have that kind of experience.

Kelly Pearse

10/6/2019

Leslie has been fantastic! We hired her after our second baby was born and she has helped us navigate through our fourth trimester with our newborn. As an anxious mother, I have found peace and balance having her in my home! She is a calming force when your world is upside down.  She is amazing with babies and knows exactly what mom needs whether it’s a nap, shower or a hot meal! She’s a phenomenal listener and very supportive and so wise and mothering. I cannot speak highly enough about her! If you were thinking about hiring a postpartum doula then I would highly recommend Leslie! 

 

Nicole Raphael

6/19/2018

If you're thinking of hiring a doula, or searching for one, you must work with Leslie!  The birth of my first child was a stressful pregnancy and complications arose during the last few weeks.  Shortly after giving birth, postpartem set in.  The thought of another pregnancy and child was overwhelming and terrifying.  After some research, we decided to work with a doula and try for a second child.  Leslie entered our lives shortly after my son was born 6 weeks prematurely.  She has been the calming and knowledgable force that has made this experience delightful!  

During our time together, Leslie has been a support in so many areas.  She has helped with breastfeeding and lactation, developmental milestones, baby wearing and massage, the 5 S's, and more. She keeps a close eye on me to be sure that I am rested, eating nutritional foods, and hydrated.  She is a terrific sounding board and an integral part of our support network.  She approaches every issue and question in a nonjudgemental and positive way that benefits both myself and my son.

Leslie's vast knowledge, training, and experience were evident from our very first conversation.  She teaches, guides, and offers suggestions in a gentle, helpful manner.  Her interaction with both my son and daughter are full of smiles, affection, and developmentally appropriate, fun activities.  She is simply adored by all of us.  I guarantee that working with Leslie will be an equally amazing experience for your family as well! 

Birth Availability for Leslie Beemer

= Available. Calendar last updated: 02-14-2020

Postpartum Availability for Leslie Beemer

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