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Kim Martino-Sexton

Spectrum Birth Services

Website: http://www.spectrumbirth.com

Phone: (314) 265-7407

Birth Fee: $900 to $1300

Postpartum Rate: $35 to $55

Fee Details: $35.00 per hour between 8am - 5pm weekdays $55.00 per hour between 8am - 5pm weekends

Birth Doula Experience: 19 years and 516 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 14 years and 300 families served

Doula Training

  • The Bradley Method of Husband-Coached Natural Childbirth, August 1998
  • DONA International, June 2003
  • International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA), February 2014
Type of Practice: Partnership with 1 other doula

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

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
I have attended births at all of the hospitals in the St. Louis area.
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Some Home Births

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • Bradley
  • ICEA (International Childbirth Education Association)
  • Spectrum Childbirth Education

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Rebozo Certification (Gena Kirby)
  • Reiki Practitioner
  • Dr. Sears Certified Wellness Coach

College Education

  • MA/MS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Single parents
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Baby sign language education
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Birthing From Within Birth Art Services
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • Infant massage education
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Co-Founder/Owner of Spectrum Birth Services Postpartum Resource Coordinator, The MOMS Line Founder of the Alliance of Childbirth Educators - Stl Mother-to-Mother Postpartum Adjustment Peer Counselor ImprovingBirth.Org Rally Coordinator - St. Louis

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Saint Louis, MO
Travel Range: 10 Miles

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