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Violet Byington, BS, CLE, PCD, PPS

Domestic Diva Doula


Phone: (208) 389-8676

Postpartum Rate: $10 to $25

Fee Details: Labor Nanny, Doula Childcare and Family Helper $12. Postpartum doula support is $25 an hour, lactation education $25 an hour, placenta encapsulation starts at $200 and belly binding is $100.

Postpartum Doula Experience: 8 years and 16 families served

Doula Training

  • ALACE (Association of Labor Assistants and Childbirth Educators), June 2007
  • DONA International, April 2011
  • ProDoula, August 2016
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 4

Postpartum limits/restrictions: I offer non judgmental support for all infants and families.

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Lactation Educator (Evergreen Perinatal Education, LLC)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • 4. Biologix Solutions Bloodborne Pathogens for Placenta Encapsulation Specialists Trained
  • Pediatric CPR, AED, and First Aid.

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Domestic Violence
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Single parents
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Belly binding
  • Belly casting
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Doula Collective of Idaho and Boise Resolve.

Languages spoken: English

Client Testimonials for Violet Byington, BS, CLE, PCD, PPS

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Tawny Fox

Violet was an absolute life saver! Being a single mom who doesn’t have any family in this state is hard, so being able to come home from the hospital with my little man and know that someone would be the to help us with whatever we needed meant everything to me. I highly recommend her! 

Posted 5/6/2019

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miranda otto

violet is a natural helper and servant personality.  she made it feel like she would gladly do anything for you.  she never seemed burdened or put out and always went the extra mile.  my husband, on the other hand, looked like he was going to pass out any second.  and did.  doulas = better than husbands.  not only that, but violet was cheerful and positive the whole time.  i would recommend her to anyone looking for a doula.  this is definitely her natural calling.  a perfect fit.


Posted 11/3/2012

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Jennifer Bolkcom

It was so nice having Violet help me after the birth of our son.  She arrived for each appointment cheerful and ready to do anything that might need doing.  It was so great to not have to worry about my dirty dishes or laundry on a day she was coming.  When I was able to take my first good shower after the birth, it was because of her that I had clean clothes to put on afterward, it was one of those things that you just can't put a price on!  She always text before she was coming to see if we needed anything.  She gave practical advice and was supportive and encouraging when breastfeeding challenges got me down.  She reminded me to use the many resources for assistance and support.  One day, I just had her hold the baby so I could take a long shower without thinking I was hearing him cry.  We will definitely call Violet again with our next baby! Thank You, Violet for your passion for babies and their moms, we so appreciate you!

Posted 4/12/2012

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Julia Holmes

After meeting Violet, I knew right away she was passionate about taking care of new mommies. I loved when she came to my house and put on her 50s style apron and started getting things done. She really made it possible for me to spend more time with my baby while I let my body heal after the birth. She was also very helpful to me with other concerns I had as a new mom like breastfeeding woes and giving Abbey her first bath. She was very constructive at giving me advice and steering me in the right direction with out crossing any lines. Violet is great at what she does and is very great person to invite into your home. I would recommend her to anyone, and defiantly ask her to be my doula again!

Posted 3/13/2012

Postpartum Availability for Violet Byington, BS, CLE, PCD, PPS

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/21/2019 4:13:07 PM