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Doula Baby Love

Website: doulababylove.com

Phone: (801) 290-2927

Birth Fee: Not specified

Postpartum Rate: $10 to $25

Fee Details: I charge my fees based on the situation of the family and mother and her needs.

Birth Doula Experience: 11 years and 383 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 11 years and 352 families served

Specific certifications for the above: I was a doula before certifications even existed :)

Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 2 to 3 births and 2 to 5 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • CAPPA (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association)
  • Birthing From Within
  • Bradley
  • Childbirth International
  • BirthWorks
  • Lamaze International
  • Great Starts Birth and Family Education
  • HBCE (HypnoBirthing)
  • Certified Childbirth Educator (Prepared Childbirth Educators Inc.)

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • IBCLC Lactation Consultant
  • La Leche League Leader
  • Certified Lactation Counselor (The Center for Breastfeeding)
  • WIC Certified Breastfeeding Peer Counselor
  • Breastfeeding Counselor (Breastfeeding Support Consultants -- Center for Lactation Education)
  • Early Lactation Care Specialist (Advanced Birthing Concepts)
  • Nursing Mothers Counselor (Nursing Mothers Counsel)
  • Certified Breastfeeding Specialist (Lactation Education Resources)
  • Certified Breastfeeding Counselor

Other Relevant Certifications

  • CNA Certified Nurse Assistant

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Teens
  • Over 40
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • VBAC
  • Home Birth
  • Multiples
  • Clients on bed rest
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Adoption
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Special needs babies
  • Prematurity
  • Twins
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • High risk
  • Single parents
  • Cesarean birth
  • Waterbirth
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Surrogacy
  • Domestic Violence

Special Services Offered

  • Infant massage education
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Parenting consulting
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Therapist or counselor
  • Baby sign language education
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Antepartum doula
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Stillbirthday Bereavement Doula

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Low income volunteer doula, doula business trainer, founder of Professional Doula's of Utah, Adoption Doula, Birth rights activist. I was a surrogate for a friend who could not have a baby.

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Salt Lake City, UT
Travel Range: 30 Miles

Birth Availability

= Available. Calendar last updated: Updated 1/27/2014

Postpartum Availability

= Available. Calendar last updated: Updated 1/27/2014