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Hudson River Doula Network

Hudson River Doula Network

Website: www.hudsonriverdoulas.org

Phone: (845) 476-8348

Birth Fee: $0 to $1200

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $35

Fee Details: day rate $25, night rate is $30

Birth Doula Experience: 4 years and 100 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 4 years and 24 families served

Type of Practice: Group practice with shared call schedule

Clients per Month: 2 to 6 births and 1 to 4 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
We support mothers delivering at the following locations: The Women’s Pavilion for Birthing at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Peekskill, Vassar Brother Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, The Neugarten Family Birth Center at Northern Dutchess Hospital, The Rowley Family Birth Center at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown, the Connecticut Childbirth & Women's Center in Danbury (the only true, licensed freestanding birth center within driving distance of the Hudson Valley), The Family Birth Center at Danbury Hospital, The SLCH Birthing Center at the Newburgh Campus of Saint Luke's Hospital, The Kennedy Birthing Center at Saint Anthony's Hospital in Warwick, The Union State Family Birth Center at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Suffern, the Maternity Department at Nyack Hospital, and planned homebirths with NY Licensed Midwives. We may travel to further birthing locations at our discretion, please contact us to inquire.
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Childbirth Education Certifications

  • HCHI Hypnobabies Childbirth Hypnosis Instructor

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Lactation Counselor Training (Healthy Children's Center for Breastfeeding)

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Certified (American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Reiki Practitioner
  • RN (Registered Nurse)
  • Certified HVPS Placenta Services Provider

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Domestic Violence
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Over 40
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Single parents
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Special needs babies
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Acupressure and/or acupuncture in labor
  • Antepartum doula
  • Babywearing education
  • Belly casting
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Henna belly designs
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Montgomery, NY
Travel Range: 35 Miles
Travel comments/restrictions: We will travel to Danbury CT as well as Northern NJ when necessary.

Birth Availability for Hudson River Doula Network

= Available. Calendar last updated: 6/3/2013 4:36:10 AM

Postpartum Availability for Hudson River Doula Network

= Available. Calendar last updated: 6/3/2013 4:36:10 AM