Fee Details: I have a set rate that I consider adjusting based on financial need. I also provide package deals involving my other services, including massage, wellness coaching, childbirth preparation, Freebirth mentoring, and postpartum support.
Birth Doula Experience: 5 years and 2 births attended
Postpartum Doula Experience: 3 years and 2 families served
Birth Doula Certifications
The Matrona - Certified Holistic Birth Doula
Type of Practice: Solo practice
Clients per Month: 0 to 3 births and to 4 postpartum families
Postpartum limits/restrictions: My postpartum doula services are "mother roasting" services such as ceremony and bellybinding, not your typical 'postpartum doula' services, though those can be discussed. Attends hospital births? All Hospitals I am liability insured through CM&F. Attends birth center births? No Birth Centers I do not believe there is a birth center within 3 hours from where I live. I am liability insured through CM&F. Attends home births? Any Home Birth Any homebirths, including Unassisted/Family Births. I am liability insured through CM&F (does not cover *planned* homebirths however).
Childbirth Education Certifications
Matrona School of Quantum Midwifery (currently no certificate)
Other Relevant Certifications
Certified Prenatal Massage Therapist through Somatic Arts Institute
Birth advocacy- Fighting for Mothers' rights to birth where and with whom they choose.. One of the creators of "Informed Families of NC" (not currently active). Outreach for Alternative/At-Home Pregnancy Release (Miscarriage & Abortion).. Work with Low-Income Families
Languages spoken: English; Very basic Spanish & French
Service Area Map
Area of practice: Hubert, NC Travel Range: 50 Miles Travel comments/restrictions: Travel beyond 25 mi will accrue a driving fee
Certifications for Aileen Peterson
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