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Ann Carter

Southern Maryland doulas

Website: https://www.southernmarylanddoulas.com/

Phone: 3016617628

Birth Fee: Not specified

Fee Details: Fees based on needed services. Some discounts apply.

Birth Doula Experience: 8 years and 50 births attended

Birth Doula Certifications

  • DONA International - Certified Birth Doula

Doula Training

Not Specified

Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 4

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
I have attended births at Southern MD, Civista, Sibley, GW, Alexandria Hospital, Washington Hospital Center, Holy Cross, and Shady Grove Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
I have attended a birth at Special Beginnings
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Multiples
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Single parents
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Military famiies

Languages spoken: English

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Area of practice: Waldorf, MD
Travel Range: 30 Miles

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Client Testimonials for Ann Carter

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Karie Jackson

My experience with Ann Carter was a wonderful one.  When I realized that I was going to have zero support from friends and family (the only exception was my father in-law) the mid-wife that delivered my first child recomended that I hire a doula.  I had a week and a half until my due date.  I found Ann online and when I called her I feel like we connected right away.  She was very understanding of my situation and from the first time we talked I felt confident that I was going to have all the support I was going to need.  She called me or texted me during that time to see how I was doing, if i wanted someone to talk to she was available anytime!  Even the wee hours. My water broke in the morning and throughout the day she was contacting me to make sure I was ok.  I didn't go into labour until that evening, when I called her around 11:00 pm she came to my house and sat and talked to me until my contractions were at the point that the midwives wanted me to come in.  Around 3:00 am.  She followed me to the birthing center, while my father in-law drove me and my 2 year old.  When we arrived at the birthing center she was at my side the entire time.  She held my hand, rubbed my back, brought me water or juice if I wanted it.  She was great!!  She talked me through the worst contractions and helped me focus my energy on delivering my baby.  I don't know what I would have done if she had not been there.  She stayed with me until I was comfortable and resting.  She gave me words of wisdom on my transition into being mommy for two.  I will treasure my experience with ann for the rest of my life.  She helped bring my beautiful son into the world.  I would highly recomend Ann, you will find her to be warm, compassionate and knowledgeable. 

Posted 1/12/2014

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