Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Current and on-going CEU's in infant microbiomes, on-going CEU's on COVID education, NRP certification, bachelors degrees in criminology and women, gender and sexuality studies
What led you to become a Doula?:
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
|Knowledgeable, compassionate, supportive, ethical|
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Evidence Based Birth
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I hope they have to tools and support they need to birth and parent how they want and need.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Active learning to be a resource for competent, evidence based, culturally appropriate care.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Buffy the Vampire Slayer
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere near water.
What is your favorite food?:
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Crafting, I knit, crochet, cross stitch, embroider, spin and sew. I typically hang out with my partner, dogs and our cat. I also enjoy getting out and exploring new areas in Duluth.
Who lives in your house?: My partner, Bryce, our three dogs, Sage (8), Zero (4), Cora (10 months) and our cat, Kida (5). The people are out numbered and the animals know it.