Services OfferedLabor & Birth Support: Starting when you feel you need support, we will go over health and nutrition, the four trimesters, the birth planning, labor & delivery, breast feeding and postpartum care.
Two weeks before your due date I will be on call 24/7.
Postpartum support will be at least two visits to see how breastfeeding is going, and for mom's support.
You will have my support as long as needed by phone, email or txt.
Monitrice Service: A Monitrice is a doula who is trained to perform some clinical skills. This lets the mom labor comfortably at home for as long as possible.
Fee: $400 - $600 (sliding scale based on income)
Childbirth Education/Birth Planning: This service includes two sessions, one childbirth preparedness (at least an hour long) and a birth planning session.
Fee: $100 - if you decide to use my doula service, the fee will go towards my doula fee.
Intensive 1 day Normal/Natural Childbirth Class: 6 hrs.
Fee: $35-100 sliding scale
Call or email for details.
Teen Support Group: Teens with Tots
The 1st Monday of the month
call or email for details
Our society puts pressure on new moms to be super women! We are expected to bond, breastfeed, run a house, take care of the other children, go back to work, etc. all in about six weeks!
I offer many ways for mom to adjust to motherhood.
Help with Bonding
Watching infant/children so mom can shower
Local resources for new families
Nourishing meals and snacks those first few weeks
Monitoring mom's recovery (bleeding, milk coming in, food/water intake, stress, etc.
Discuss postpartum mood disorders
Fee: $10 - $25/hour - sliding scale based on income
Placenta Encapsulation: It is believed that the placenta contains hormones that may help to ease postpartum hormone fluctuations. I can encapsulate it and/or make a tincture for your postpartum recovery.
Fee: $75 - $125 (Sliding Scale)
I now accept credit cards.