Chelsea Croce

ProDoula

CURRENT STATUS: Pre-CD Postpartum & Infant Care, Labor Doula, Pre-Certified Placenta Specialist

BUSINESS NAME/AFFILIATION: Doulas of Orange County, Co-Owner

SERVICES PROVIDED: Postpartum & Infant Care, Labor Support and Placenta Encapsulation

About

AREAS SERVED: Orange County

CONTACT INFO:

Phone: (949) 791-7164

Email: chelsea@doulasofoc.com

Website: www.doulasoforangecounty.com

 

Meet Your ProDoula

Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: As the owner of a full service doula agency and parenting education center, I am 100% committed to helping families flourish in our community.

What led you to become a Doula?: Reading birth stories from women around the world drew me into understanding the importance of a family's birth and postpartum experience.

What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:

That I am genuine, calm, compassionate and loyal.

What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: KellyMom, AAP, ACOG, Ask Dr. Sears and local Facebook parenting groups online. In our community we are fortunate to have a variety of wonderful professionals and practitioners to refer to

What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I am excited for them!

What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Rest, affirmation and confidence

What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Documentaries, History Channel or Amazon Prime Original series

What is your favorite place to vacation?: Camping in the Eastern Sierras of California

What is your favorite food?: Fresh fruit, avocados and pad thai

What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Hiking, or the beach with my family, or curled up with a cup of coffee and silence

Who lives in your house?: My amazing husband William and our toddler daughter, Juniper Autumn