Birth Doula Services

Your birth matters, so hire someone with experience!


Michelle is very experienced in her field both personally and professionally.  She has been a mother for more than 30 yrs to her 9 children.  She has been a doula for over 15 yrs, been teaching classes for over 19 yrs and has her masters degree in education.  She believes families deserve high quality support and encouragement to help them succeed and easily transition into their new roles.  She is YOUR Milwaukee Doula!


Michelle is also an approved trainer for the International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA) training birth & postpartum doulas, childbirth educators and individuals who want to learn about early lactation.  Visit her about me page to learn more about her.


See below for her various packages (be sure to scroll through all of them), or print her easy to read comparison chart. 

Schedule an Appointment

Birth Doula Packages (I am booked through July 2019)

Budget Conscious ($650)

Free Meet and Greet / Interview


On call from the day you sign your contract until you birth


1 prenatal appointment in your home (I spend time learning your birth wishes and we get to know one another).


Attendance during your labor and birth and for 1-2 hrs afterwards to help establish breastfeeding and help you get comfortable 


Unlimited Lactation Support via phone/email 


1 postpartum visit in your home somewhere between 1-6 weeks to discuss your birth, see how you are doing, answer questions, provide referrals and more


Check my availability for your due date.


Cost $650

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Basic Doula Package ($900)

Free Meet and Greet / Interview


On call from the day you sign your contract until you birth


Bi-monthly Knowledge is Power E-Newsletters (important information geared towards your stage of pregnancy, birth or postpartum)


Access to my FREE lending library (over 300 books)


2 prenatal appointments: first appointment is in your home (I spend time learning your birth wishes and we get to know one another), the second prenatal is a group "prenatal" / labor support techniques class in my office.


Access to my labor support techniques videos for practicing at home after you have taken the class.


Use of my CUB (comfortable upright birth) support 


Use of my TENS machine during labor


Attendance during your labor and birth and for 1-2 hrs afterwards to help establish breastfeeding and help you get comfortable 


Unlimited Lactation Support via phone/email 


1 postpartum visit in your home somewhere between 1-6 weeks to discuss your birth, see how you are doing, answer questions, provide referrals and more


Check my availability for your due date.


Cost $900

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Deluxe Doula Package ($1000)

 

Free Meet and Greet / Interview


On call from the day you sign your contract until you birth


Bi-monthly Knowledge is Power E-Newsletters (important information geared towards your stage of pregnancy, birth or postpartum)


Access to my FREE lending library (over 300 books)


3 prenatal appointments: first appointment is in your home (I spend time learning your birth wishes and we get to know one another), the second prenatal is a group "prenatal" / labor support techniques class in my office, and the third prenatal is a birth planning appointment.


Creation of a visual birth plan using our plan creator.


Access to my labor support techniques videos for practicing at home after you have taken the class.


Use of my CUB (comfortable upright birth) support 


Use of my TENS machine during labor


Attendance during your labor and birth and for 1-2 hrs afterwards to help establish breastfeeding and help you get comfortable 


Unlimited Lactation Support via phone/email or in office


1 postpartum visit in your home somewhere between 1-6 weeks to discuss your birth, see how you are doing, answer questions, provide referrals and more


Receive a postpartum gift to help with your recovery


Check my availability for your due date.


Cost: $1000

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Premium Doula w/Classes ($1200)

Free Meet and Greet / Interview


On call from the day you sign your contract until you birth


Bi-monthly Knowledge is Power E-Newsletters (important information geared towards your stage of pregnancy, birth or postpartum)


Access to my FREE lending library (over 300 books)


3 prenatal appointments: All done in the comfort of your own home. The first prenatal I learn your birth wishes, and we get to know one another.  The second prenatal I teach you labor support techniques, and the third prenatal is a mini massage class and a birth planning appointment.


Creation of a visual birth plan using our plan creator.


Access to my labor support techniques videos for practicing at home after you have taken class.


Use of my CUB (comfortable upright birth) 


Use of my TENS machine during labor


Attendance during your labor and birth and for 1-2 hrs afterwards to help establish breastfeeding and help you get  comfortable


Unlimited Lactation Support via phone/email or in office


2 postpartum visits.  One in the hospital after your birth and then one in your home somewhere between 1-6 weeks to discuss your birth, see how you are doing, answer questions, provide referrals and more


Receive a basic labor support kit to get your birth bag started


Receive a postpartum gift to help with your recovery


Classes including:  

  • Nutrition, Warning Signs, Signs of Labor and Exercise
  • Stages of labor
  • Labor Support Techniques
  • Breastfeeding and Feeding Your Baby
  • Medications and Medical Intervention
  • Postpartum Mom and New Baby
  • Putting it all Together: how to get the birth you want

Check my availability for your due date.


Cost: $1200 

Register for this package