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Mary Sweeney

A Bridge to Birth and Beyond

Website: https://www.abridgetobirthandbeyond.com

Phone: (978)501-0748

Birth Fee: $1000 to $1100

Postpartum Rate: $35

Fee Details: Fees based on skills learned from 35 years of RN -Labor, Delivery and Postpartum Care.

Birth Doula Experience: 1 years and 100 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years and 100 families served

Birth Doula Certifications

  • Stillbirthday - Certified Birth and Bereavement Doula

Doula Training

  • Self-trained, July 1983
  • DONA International, August 2019
  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), September 2019
Type of Practice: Solo practice

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

Postpartum limits/restrictions: non smoker
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births
Planned and with Midwife

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Lactation Counselor - ALPP
  • Lactation Counselor Training (Healthy Children's Center for Breastfeeding)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • RN (Registered Nurse)
  • Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Expected stillbirth
  • High risk
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Single parents
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Parenting consulting
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

RN with Hospital training in Pregnancy, Labor & Delivery, and Postpartum from 1986 to 2015.

Languages spoken: English

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Birth Availability for Mary Sweeney

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Postpartum Availability for Mary Sweeney

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