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Zoë Etkin

Zoë Etkin: Embodiment Doula

Website: http://www.zoeetkin.com

Phone: 9013364168

Birth Fee: $900 to $1200

Postpartum Rate: $30 to $35

Fee Details: Package rates available when combining birth and postpartum services.

Birth Doula Experience: 7 years and 45 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 7 years and 80 families served

Doula Training

  • Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), April 2012
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 0 to 2 births and 1 to 3 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: No early use of cry it out method/sleep training (supportive of gentle sleep guiding methods when babies are of a healthy weight as decided by pediatrician to sleep through the night safely)
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
All hospitals within the greater Memphis area
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Happy to someday serve CHOICES birth center
Attends home births? Some Home Births
It is not within the scope of practice of a labor doula to attend planned unassisted home births. Happy to support a home birth with a licensed midwife or doctor.

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • CAPPA (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner
  • Babywearing Educator, Level 1 YogaFit Teacher Training, various advanced doula trainings, Spinning Babies Training, The Artemis School for Women's Sexual Wellness, Level 1 Restore Your Core Method tm

College Education

  • BA/BS
  • MA/MS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • 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
  • Prematurity
  • Previous birth trauma and/or birth injury
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Single parents
  • Special needs babies
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Antepartum doula
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly binding
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • End of Life Doula Services
  • Infant massage education
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Mother Roasting
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

I am also the owner of MAMA CIRCLE Memphis, which offers bi-monthly support and social groups for moms, as well as childbirth education and other prenatal prep classes.

Languages spoken: English, some Spanish, some ASL

Birth Availability for Zoë Etkin

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/7/2019 7:26:48 AM

Postpartum Availability for Zoë Etkin

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/7/2019 7:26:48 AM