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Melissa Butler

The Birth Butler

Website: https://www.thebirthbutler.com

Phone: 8134708974

Birth Fee: $700 to $1200

Fee Details: Includes 1-2 prenatal visits, unlimited support via email/phone during pregnancy, 24/7 on-call availability, continuous labor support, 1-2 hours postbirth support, 1 Postpartum visit, discounted private yoga sessions. I am thrilled to offer birth photography with doula services!

Birth Doula Experience: 1 years and 56 births attended

Doula Training

  • Childbirth International, May 2019
Type of Practice: Partnership with 1 other doula

Clients per Month: 1 to 3

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
I am your doula if you want to know your rights and use your voice to have the hospital birth you envision!
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births
I love home births! Though I support all birth experiences, my services are not available for unassisted home births.

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Personal breastfeeding experience for 2+ years and still going strong!

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Rebozo Training
  • Birth Assistant at local birth center; Certified Yoga Instructor

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Over 40
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Florida Support Coordinator for Postpartum Support International since December 2017

Languages spoken: English

Client Testimonials for Melissa Butler

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Alisha and Ryan Samuels

If you are thinking about getting a doula, or are on the fence about getting one, please give Melissa the opportunity. My labor experience was far beyond what I could have mentally prepared for, and she helped both my husband and I through a very long and difficult labor journey. She has such a sweet and strong soul and she saved mine during some of the hardest moments of my life. She is now a family friend that we are so thankful for!

Posted 10/15/2019

Birth Availability for Melissa Butler

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