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Petra Grunewald

Doula Petra - Supporting Parents at Night

Walnut Creek, CA Service range 15 miles


Postpartum Rate


Postpartum Rate


Postpartum Doula Certifications

  • Cornerstone Doula Trainings - Certified Postpartum Doula

Postpartum Doula Experience

1 years and 4 families served

Doula Training

  • Cornerstone Doula Trainings, May 2019

Type of practice: Solo practice

Clients per month: 1 to 2

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No smokers.

College Education


Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Walnut Creek, CA Service range 15 miles

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Client Testimonials for Petra Grunewald

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John D


My wife and I recently had our first Baby and through Gods Grace we found Petra! Prior to having our first baby, my wife and I read every book we could find.  After the birth of our son, we quickly realized we needed someone with great experience, amazing work ethic, and the patience of raising a new born.  We then found Petra at a very important moment.  I recommend Petra to every family that needs and understands the professionalism of raising a beautiful baby!  Thank you Petra, you were there when my family needed you most! 

Suzanne H.


I had not originally planned to hire a night Doula, but quickly realized that I needed help after an unplanned c-section and overwhelming exhaustion. Hiring Petra made a world of difference for me. She helped my husband and me to rest and reset a few nights per week, which gave me the energy (and sanity) we needed to last the days and nights she was not with us.
Petra brought a warm, calm, and nurturing energy into our home. I could immediately see the gentle and confident care she took with our baby and I was able to sleep soundly at night knowing he was with her. When I woke up to feed him, she gave me advice on his care and nursing, and did so in a way that was welcome. She showed both expertise and empathy for me as a new, first time mother. I not only learned from her but also genuinely enjoyed spending time with her at night. 

Petra also consistently went above and beyond -- for example, by offering to pick up items from the store (sometimes generously bringing items that I didn't know I needed!), preparing snacks in the middle of the night, tidying up the nursery and folding baby laundry. She arrived with her own branded notebooks and pens, and took notes throughout the night that I could reference in the morning. I was always impressed and grateful.

Petra will not only will take excellent care of your baby but also of you! I would recommend her to every new mother if I could.


Postpartum Availability for Petra Grunewald

= Available. Calendar last updated: 04-02-2020