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Courtney Buhrman

Mother Journey Birth Support

Website: https://www.facebook.com/MotherJourneyBirthSupport

Phone: (240) 217-2901

Birth Fee: $700 to $800

Fee Details: Finance options available for special circumstances. Please inquire!

Birth Doula Experience: 5 years and 8 births attended

Doula Training

Not Specified

Type of Practice: Partnership with 1 other doula
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Other Relevant Certifications

  • American Academy of CPR and First Aid, Inc Certified

College Education

  • BA/BS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Adoption
  • Cesarean birth
  • Clients on bed rest
  • Domestic Violence
  • Expected stillbirth
  • Families conceiving with ART and IVF
  • High risk
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • LGBTQP Families
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Relinquishing mothers
  • Single parents
  • Special needs babies
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion Support
  • Acupressure
  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Baby sign language education
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Babywearing education
  • Cloth diapering education
  • Henna belly designs
  • Military famiies
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Languages spoken: English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Hagerstown, MD
Travel Range: 60 Miles

Client Testimonials for Courtney Buhrman

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Larissa Heffner

Courtney was a fabulous doula.  She is the first doula for my one and only birth.  She was very comforting and calm.  I'm not calm.  My husband is calm, but doesn't have the knowledge she did.  My labor was fairly long, at 17 hours and she was there the whole time.  She also helped make sure that my husband got something to eat.  Her personality clicked very well with mine.  She was very personable, yet professional.  I wanted to find one that would almost be more like a friend, rather than a professional.  So for me she was perfect!  I know when I had her she had not had thousands of clients yet, but she was really good for me and my husband; and was willing to answer any questions we had.  I don't plan on having any more children, but if I did, I would definitely use her again! 

Posted 3/31/2015

Birth Availability for Courtney Buhrman

= Available. Calendar last updated: 2/8/2019 8:57:25 PM