Rachel Crites

Website: https://motheringthemotherinc.org/rachel

Phone: 6084444992

Birth Fee: $800 to $950

Birth Doula Experience: 7 years and 155 births attended

Doula Training

  • DONA International, January 2006
Type of Practice: Group practice with shared call schedule

Clients per Month: 2 to 4

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
Aprox. 50% of my birth work has been supporting families birthing at home or in other out-of-hospital settings, and the other half of my practice has focused on supporting individuals birthing within a hospital. Placenta preparation (tincture, capsules and placenta prints) are available as an additional service to my doula clients and also as a stand-alone service.

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Midwest Maternal Child Institute, certified

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Peer breast feeding counselor, trained

Other Relevant Certifications

  • 4. Biologix Solutions Bloodborne Pathogens for Placenta Encapsulation Specialists Trained
  • American Academy of CPR and First Aid, Inc Certified
  • CPR Certified - Red Cross
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Certified (American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Perinatal Educator – Midwest Maternal Child Institute
  • Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner
  • Neonatal Resuscitation, Certified. Birth Emergency Skills Training (BEST), Certified. CURRENTLY, 3 + yr Certified Professional Midwifery (CPM) student. Dual enrolled; National College of Midwifery, and Midwest Maternal Child Institute.

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Domestic Violence
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Over 40
  • Single parents
  • Special needs babies
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Currently working as a midwifery assistant, and have previously worked as an assistant to two additional midwifery providers in SE WI, and northern IL. Wisconsin Council of Certified Professional Midwives, member. Illinois Council of Certified Professional Midwives, member. Wisconsin Guild of Midwives, member.

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Milwaukee, WI
Travel Range: 90 Miles

Birth Availability for Rachel Crites

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