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Janelle Jackson

Janelle Oshun Doula Birth and Postpartum Care

Phone: (360)356-5150

Birth Fee: $400 to $800

Postpartum Rate: $20 to $40

Fee Details: Hello! I am currently offering flexible packages based on needs and financial situation. I offer 1-4 prenatal visits, support during labor,birth, and immediate postpartum, I help initiate breastfeeding and offer postpartum visits as well. I also offer Placenta encapsulation for those interested, discounted for birth clients. If you cannot afford the previously mentioned fees, please feel free to reach out, I’m happy to work something out. I truly believe that anyone who wants a doula deserves a doula no matter their circumstances. Contact me for specifics! text.call.email: (360) 356-5150 janelleoshundoula@gmail.com

Birth Doula Experience: 1 years and 6 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years and 5 families served

Doula Training

  • DONA International, August 2019
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 2 births and 0 to 5 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Placenta Encapsulator

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Cesarean birth
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Single parents
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Sacred Roots Doulas: serving families of color in the Portland metro area.

Client Testimonials for Janelle Jackson

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Elias Chapman

First off, Thank you Janelle for everything you helped us with during the entire laboring process, from coming over to help clean up to the false alarm we had. You're just so damn good at what you do.

If you're looking for someone who is the embodiment of what a true Doula is, you shouldn't look any further.

Whether or not you're a naturalist who believes in a total holistic birth, or someone who has a scheduled induction/ceserian, Janelle would be an amazing addition to you and your entire birthing team/experience. 

She really believes in the natural power of the female body and it's incredible ability to bring life into this world. She's so very supportive, yet never overstepped a boundary. She's always around when you need her, but never over-bearing. In our experience, I personally couldn't have asked for a better Doula to have join us on this amazing Journey. 

So look no further for someone who will make your birthing experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible. 



Posted 11/3/2019

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I reached out to Janelle about a month and a half before my due date. I was wanting an all natural birth and I could tell she was very educated on the topic and I was just absorbing all the information I could. We met up and instantly I felt a great connection! We had multiple meetings before baby arrived, she was always available to me for any questions I had and was so helpful in my pregnancy. She never made me feel stupid or uncomfortable, when I had false labor she was by my side and helped me figure out what was going on. She reminded me of the positivity when I was feeling negative. She was very attentive to my emotional needs and was like a sister I could rely on! During my labor she knew what to do before I even knew what I needed, from beginning to end she was encouraging and right by my side. Even into post partum I know I have a lifelong friend who is so caring and compassionate! I could not have asked for a better doula and friend. I feel honored that I was able to have her at my birth And I highly recommend Janelle to everyone looking for a doula!

Posted 11/3/2019

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I have reached out to Janelle as I was having some troubles and complications this time around postpartum. She reassured me on concerns I had and helped me tremendously with adapting on how to pump correctly (who knew that even was a thing! I sure didn’t until I ended up causing damage to myself with the wrong sizes). She is trust worthy and well educated.

Posted 10/20/2019

Birth Availability for Janelle Jackson

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Postpartum Availability for Janelle Jackson

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