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Christina Kollisch

Candlelight Doula and Reproductive Health Services

New York, NY Serves families in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens Please reach out to confirm that I serve your area. If I cannot, I will make every effort to refer you to someone who does.

https://www.linkedin.com/in/christina-kollisch/

Birth Fee

$1200 to $2500

Postpartum Rate

$40 to $55

Availability Remarks: I limit my birth and postpartum clients to 1-2 at a time, so ideally I can be with you every step of the way.

Birth Fee

$1200 to $2500

Postpartum Rate

$40 to $55


Birth Doula Experience

2 years and 4 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

2 years and 6 families served


Birth Doula Certifications

  • Ancient Song Doula Services - Full Spectrum Labor Doula Certification

Postpartum Doula Certifications

  • Ancient Song Doula Services - Full Spectrum Postpartum Doula Certification

Doula Training

  • Warm Welcome Birth Services, April 2017
  • Ancient Song Doula Services, February 2021

Type of practice: Solo practice

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

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Experienced with comfort measures in a hospital setting. I believe there are countless ways to make yourself feel right at home in a hospital, and keep front of mind that this is *your* birth.

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth


College Education

BA/BS


Special Services Offered

  • Abortion support
  • Antepartum doula support
  • Aromatherapy
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Childbirth education services
  • First Aid and CPR
  • LGBTQIA+ Support
  • Military families support
  • Miscarriage support
  • Pelvic floor health education & support
  • Satellite doula (for remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents
  • Vaginal steam/peristeam services
  • Virtual and remote doula support

Training Documentation

credential


Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Ancient Song Doula; Citywide Doula Initiative

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Fee Details

My ideal client would be someone who is open to sharing in learning together on things like feeding, newborn care, babywearing, etc. in exchange for the lower end of my fee. Where I am still growing in my expertise in newborn care, I make up for in my ability to research and lean on my mentor group. :)

Service Area

New York, NY Serves families in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens Please reach out to confirm that I serve your area. If I cannot, I will make every effort to refer you to someone who does.

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Birth Availability for Christina Kollisch

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Postpartum Availability for Christina Kollisch

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