Domestic Diva Doula

  Pregnancy and Postpartum Support

Background:

Certifications and Training's

Domestic Diva Doula, Boise, ID May 2011- Present

Certified Postpartum Doula

Dona International

  • Expert in emotional support, active listening and encouraging new parents.

  • Helps with evidenced based information and support. Soothing techniques, offers infant feeding support, and explains normal newborn behavior.

  • Practical support to help the days go by more smoothly by helping with the baby's laundry, doing the dishes or preparing simple, nourishing meals.

  • Partner and sibling support to help with the transition. Help the entire family adjust and settle in

Certified Lactation Educator, Boise ID July 2012- Present

Evergreen Perinatal Education

  • Offers evidence-based breastfeeding and lactation care.

  • Works with new mothers and their newborns.

  • Provides accurate, current and consistent information about breastfeeding and lactation and to support new families in feeding their babies from birth through the process of weaning.

Postpartum Placenta Specialist, Boise ID August 2016- Present

Prodoula

  • On my path to becoming a well-respected placenta encapsulator in my community.

  • Following industry standards in professional sanitation.

  • Providing the highest quality services.

  • Offering nothing short of exceptional care.

  • Providing services in a client's home is the only doubt free way the client can be certain they are consuming their own placenta.

Birth Doula, Boise ID Jun 2007- Nov 2012

ALACE

  • Provided emotional support, physical support, education, collaboration, and professionalism to the birthing person and their family.

Professional Achievements

  • Member, Treasure Valley Doulas 2011-present

  • Coordinator/Committee Member, ImprovingBirth.org, Boise 2012-2015

  • Subscription Coordinator, ICAN of Treasure Valley Idaho 2014-2015

  • Member, Idaho Doula Associates 2017-present

EDUCATION/TRAINING:

Bachelor of Science in Sociology and Criminal and Justice Studies with a Human Services Emphasis, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.


Services:

Pregnancy support

Specialized care during high risk pregnancies such as those on bed rest, or those that just need extra assistance before the birth of your baby.

Postpartum Doula and Lactation Education

Newborn care assistance, family adjustment, meal prep, light household tidying. Info on infant feeding, emotional and physical recovery from birth, infant soothing and coping skills for parents.
Professional education on breastfeeding, lactation and infant feeding practices are offered.

Placenta
Encapsulation and Belly Binding

Use the traditional method. Maintain a professional standard. Assert the highest safety and sanitation. Blood-borne Pathogen certified. Preform universal precautions. Also offer prints, tinctures, salves, and keepsakes. 

Fees:

Pregnancy support $25 an hour,

Postpartum Doula $25 an hour

Lactation Education $25 an hour

Placenta Encapsulation $200

Belly Binding $100