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Heather Lopez

Birth Stone Doulas

Website: http://www.Birthstonedoulas.com

Phone: 773.453.6976

Birth Fee: $800 to $1200

Postpartum Rate: $20 to $70

Fee Details: Includes: Free 1:1 consultation, 1-2 Prenatal visit(s), Postpartum Visit(s), and Overnight home visit (optional). Infant sleep training packages also available.

Birth Doula Experience: 2 years and 14 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years and 6 families served

Doula Training

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), July 2019
Type of Practice: Partnership with 1 other doula

Clients per Month: 1 to 3 births and 1 to 2 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births
Must be assisted by a physician/ midwife

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Academy of CPR and First Aid, Inc Certified
  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Master of Social Work

College Education

  • BA/BS
  • MA/MS

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
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Remote and rural clients birthing away from home
  • Single parents
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Vaginal breech birth
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • End of Life Doula Services
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Parenting consulting
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Sleep Educator
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula
  • Surrogates and intended parents
  • TENS units rental
  • Therapist or counselor

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Newborn Care Specialist-- Experienced in the Ferber Method, Sleep Lady Shuffle, the "Pick-up, Put down Method, and Dr. Harvey Karp's 5 P's (Swaddle, Side/Stomach position, Shush, Swing, Suck).

Languages spoken: English

Birth Availability for Heather Lopez

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Postpartum Availability for Heather Lopez

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