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Michelle Arvin

Sunnyside, NY Serves families in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens It may take up to 1-2 hours for me to get to you, depending on location


Birth Fee


Birth Fee


Birth Doula Experience

3 years and 66 births attended

Birth Doula Certifications

  • DONA International - Certified Birth Doula

Doula Training

  • DONA International-Approved Workshop, September 2020
  • Birthing Advocacy Doula Trainings, May 2021

Type of practice: Solo practice

Clients per month: 1 to 4

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth

College Education


Special Services Offered

  • Abortion support
  • Antepartum doula support
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Elimination communication education
  • Full spectrum doula services
  • Lactation consultant/counselor services
  • LGBTQIA+ Support
  • Miscarriage support
  • Photography - Birth
  • Prenatal & postpartum fitness services
  • Stillbirth and infant loss support
  • Virtual and remote doula support

Training Documentation


Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

I am currently working within a small collective with other doulas in my neighborhood. Outside doula work, I sit on the board of my community garden and volunteer at my child's school (when possible).

Languages Spoken

  • English

Fee Details

Can utilize sliding scale, depending on client's circumstances. I'm also open to barter/trade of services. Let's discuss!

Service Area

Sunnyside, NY Serves families in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens It may take up to 1-2 hours for me to get to you, depending on location

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Client Testimonials for Michelle Arvin

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Michelle was part of our team when our second child was born in July of 2022. I had had significant pelvic girdle pain with my second after having a herniated disk with my first and was really drawn to her spinning babies training. She suggested resources I could connect with and was a calm and confident presense--something that was invaluable when we all showed up at the birthing center together and I was at 9cm! She was encouraging but not intrusive. She worked with my husband to provide the counter pressure that I needed through a July 4th labor that was so fast and intense the midwife missed most of it! 



I consulted remotely with Michelle over the course of my induction and labor. She helped me feel empowered and supported for the entire experience. I highly recommend her for her calm demeanor, knowledge and helpful suggestions.

Birth Availability for Michelle Arvin

= Available. Calendar last updated: 05-30-2024