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Andrea Fitzgerald

Goldenwillow Doula Services - Full Spectrum Doula

Phone: 541-285-7801

Postpartum Rate: Not specified

Fee Details: As a professionally trained Birth, Postpartum and Death Doula, Andrea serves communities in Whatcom, Skagit and Island Counties with practical knowledge and resources of how to care for their own. She is a Death Doula with A Sacred Passing. A Home Funeral Advocate with the National Home Funeral Alliance, a Bereavement and Vigil Volunteer Whatcom Hospice, Washington State Certified Peer Counselor and First Steps Advanced Care Planner Certified Facilitator. A recent member of the End of Life Doula Alliance. Andrea recently trained as a "No One Dies Alone" (NODA) Course Facilitator. Thank you for your consideration. Let's start the conversation.

Postpartum Doula Experience: 10 years and 26 families served

Doula Training

  • DONA International, February 2013
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 2

Postpartum limits/restrictions: I can adapt to your needs.

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Breastfeeding Counselor (Childbirth International)
  • Personal experience extended nursing and assisting families

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Heart Association BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • Washington State Certified Peer Counselor - Jan '18 - When Survivor's Give Birth / Bastyr Simkin Center Feb '2014 / Advanced Care Planner Cert 2019 / NODA Class Facilitator Cert 2019 /

College Education

  • AA/AS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Cesarean birth
  • Domestic Violence
  • Expected stillbirth
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Remote and rural clients birthing away from home
  • Single parents
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • End of Life Doula Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Andrea is a Home Funeral Advocate with the National Home Funeral Alliance, a Bereavement and Vigil Volunteer Whatcom Hospice, and a Washington State Certified Peer Counselor. Andrea is a First Steps Advanced Care Directive Certified Facilitator trained with Honoring Choices PNW. She is a "No One Dies Alone" NODA Course Facilitator as well. She is a member and volunteer administrator of Pearl Collective PNW (www.pearlcollectivepnw.org), which is a collective of people, organizations, and businesses who assist individuals, families, and pets in the end of life, using love, wisdom, knowledge, law, and strength to guide them in their approach to death.

Languages spoken: English - Learning Spainish, some ASL

Postpartum Availability for Andrea Fitzgerald

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