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Sarah Thorpe

Nurturing Birth and Beyond


Postpartum Rate: $25 to $30

Fee Details: $25 day. $30 night or weekend.

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years

Doula Training

  • Childbirth International, November 2018
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 3

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Childbirth International

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • RN (Registered Nurse)

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • Multiples
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Special needs babies
  • Twins

Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Military families
  • Parenting consulting
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Mechanicsville, VA
Travel Range: 30 Miles

Client Testimonials for Sarah Thorpe

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Marissa Walters

I don’t think I can adequately describe the impact Sarah made on my postpartum experience in 2000 characters! So I’ll keep it brief.


She is amazing. She served as the one person I could talk to about anything and she listened with a non-judgemental ear EVERY TIME. She is so so knowledgeable about everything prenatal, labor, delivery, the postpartum mama and newborns. To boot, I trust her to provide 100% truths and evidence based information to me which is so important during a time when a PLETHORA of information is thrown at you and you don’t know A. What/who to believe and accept as your truth and B. What is true or Just totally false. She has supported me in hard times when I had to hold back tears telling her how TIRED I was and how much we struggled with milk supply and celebrated with me during the small wins (like pumping 8 ounces during one session, who else sincerely cares about that?!). 


On top of being a great listener, and a great source of information, she is patient, kind, and relatebable- everything a new mama needs during this fragile yet wonderful part of life.


I am TELLING YOU, you need Sarah. It will be the best decision you will make. 

Posted 1/16/2019

Postpartum Availability for Sarah Thorpe

= Available. Calendar last updated: 5/24/2019 3:19:58 AM