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Melissa Castor

Doula Services by Mel

Miami, FL Service range 30 miles

Birth Fee


Postpartum Rate

$30 to $80

Black Doula

Birth Fee


Postpartum Rate

$30 to $80

Birth Doula Experience

4 years and 23 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

1 years and 10 families served

Doula Training

  • DONA International-Approved Workshop, August 2019

Type of practice: Independent contractor with a doula agency

Clients per month: 1 to 4 births and 1 to 2 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No smokers

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth

College Education


Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure
  • Antepartum doula support
  • Belly casting
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Childbirth education services
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Infant massage education
  • Lactation consultant/counselor services
  • Miscarriage support
  • Newborn care specialist
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Satellite doula (for remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Virtual and remote doula support

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Child Care Provider- Women's Health Advocate- CMA

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French Creole
  • Haitian Creole

Service Area

Miami, FL Service range 30 miles

Client Testimonials for Melissa Castor

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Mel is such a great doula. She was there to support me throughout my pregnancy and was helpful during the delivery process. Even when things changed, and my plans were rearranged, she helped keep me reassured, and never left me and my partner's side. Would definitely recommend if you are planning on getting a doula for your birth.

Birth Availability for Melissa Castor

= Available. Calendar last updated: 11-09-2023

Postpartum Availability for Melissa Castor

= Available. Calendar last updated: 11-09-2023