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Serving the Greater Los Angeles area
Serving the Greater Los Angeles area

Directory

Supported Birth Labor Doulas

Name (Alpha) Specialties – Areas of Expertise Location
Mary Albright RN Neonatal RN, baby massage, postpartum South Bay/Long Beach
Kimberly Bongcaron, LM Midwife, www.firstlovemidwifery.com L.A.
Bethany Bauman multiples, postpartum S.F. Valley
Rabbi Carrie Benveniste   L.A.
Jennifer Blinn   L.A.
Angela Brown RN www.doulalovescreation.com L.A.
Rabbi Rachel Brown Reiki Practitioner Pennsylvania
Amy Brunell massage therapy L.A.
Pebbles Brunelle   L.A.
Connie Canada, LM Midwife Arizona
Leora Chamberlain pediatric respiratory therapist L.A.
Alexandra Ciafone   L.A.
Stacy McCorkle Connor postpartum L.A.
Charlotte Cramer   L.A.
Adrienne Dalsemer pre/postnatal exercise L.A.
Diana DeLaTorre   L.A.
Yasmin Dera IBCLC, Afterbirth Restorative Therapist, Healer – http://www.themilkdoula.com/ L.A.
Kelly Dietzen, LM Midwife, Birthing Women’s Health L.A.
Michelle Dodson pre/postnatal exercise L.A.
Yulia M. Edelshtain prenatal yoga, www.coachyulia.com L.A.
Mary Erickson    
Joya Fadeley teens, single moms Antelope Valley
Gina Figi EMT Surgical Assistant specialist Minneapolis MN
Sophie Fellman Occupational Therapist – Spanish & Hebrew Kibbutz Hannaton, Israel
Patty Fleming ​massage, acupressure, reflexology ​S.F. Valley
Bonnie Friedman   Ladue, MO
Michelle Fromme massage L.A.
Victoria Gracie My Kind of Mama L.A.
Jennifer Greyber   Durham, So. Carolina
Rachel Hall massage, rolfing L.A.
Heather Hamilton Women’s Health L.A.
Katie Hanenberger, LVN   L.A.
Sheila Hardy psychotherapist/marriage, family, women’s issues L.A.
Lisa Harris   L.A.
Mayora Hiney pre/postnatal fitness L.A.
Farida Hirji RN R.N. Tanzania
Rosa Hirji JD VBAC L.A.
Cassaundra Jah, LM Midwife New Mexico
Neta Kadosh   L.A.
Yana Katzap-Nackman www.headfirstdoulas.net L.A.
Cheryl Kramer massage, Chinese Medicine  
Deborah Lang massage, Chinese Medicine Grants Pass, OR
Margie Levy www.supportivedoula.com L.A./S.F. Valley
Amy Lourido   South Bay
Melaney Lubey Maternal Health advocate L.A.
Elaina Luther Massage, Holistic Health L.A./San Gabriel Valley
Deborah Maghen Acupuncture, Oriental Medicine Hawaii
Jean Marsh massage therapist Colorado
Leora West Mauck   L.A./South Bay
Julia McIntire Chinese Medicine Tennessee
Laura Miller, LM Midwife, postpartum L.A.
Dorie Moore RN   L.A./South Bay
Danielle Muns Arizona
Jane Mycroft Certified Massage Therapist, Lactation Consultant L.A.
Elizabeth C. Nelson Pre/Postnatal Exercise, Yoga, Alexander Technique Las Vegas, NV
Rysia Nissim   L.A.
Ruth Olafsdottir acupressure, shiatsu massage, 5 languages L.A.
Sylvia Pabon, RN yoga, Spanish Alhambra
Talitha Phillips Director, ClarisHealth, www.clarishealth.com L.A.
Moreen Pushkin, RN Retired L & D nurse, Instructor L.A.
Nastja Puder RN postpartum doula  
Emily Rice-Gorton   L.A.
Catherine Rich    
Hanneh Rudkilde massage therapist Boulder, CO
Lauren Ryan www.supportedbirthcare.com S.F. Valley
Erika Sanchez Spanish-speaking, teen moms L.A.
Persephenie Schnyder Blunda Aromatics L.A.
Yanka Sunset, LM Midwife L.A.
Casey Smith women’s health  
Elyse Steffens occupational therapist  
Ellen Struzziero CM Midwife New Haven CT
Karyn Suwito   Singapore
Valeri Vaughn massage therapy  
Christie Victorin postpartum L.A.
Shirley Watson, DC chiropracter, massage, nutrition, herbs L.A.
Jennifer Willhite Lactation Consultant (CLEC, IBCLB) Pasadena

Supported Birth Teachers

Name (Alpha) Specialties – Areas of Expertise Location
Rabbi Carrie Benveniste can teach with a Jewish component L.A.
Julia Brewer can teach with Christian component L.A.
Connie Canada, LM Midwife Arizona
Caitlin Crest women-centered, lesbian moms Washington
Abbe Dotson Chinese Medicine L.A./South Bay
Sophie Fellman Supported Birth of Israel Israel
Jennifer Greyber can teach with Jewish component So. Carolina
Sue Haldemann certified lactation educator Holland
Lisa Harris L.A.
Jennifer Holmberg MSW, home birth W.L.A.
Leslie Horn Supported Birth of Hawaii Honolulu, HI
Elaina Luther Massage, Holistic Health L.A./San Gabriel Valley
Danielle Muns Arizona
Jane Mycroft Certified Massage Therapist, Lactation Consultant L.A.
Laura Novak L.A./S.F.Valley
Jessika Packman can teach with Christian component North Valley
Peggy Ramina New Jersey
Brandi Rouse www.thecradlecompany.com L.A.
Wendy Rowe L.A.
Lauren Ryan www.supportedbirthcare.com ​S.F. Valley
Lamelle Ryman Resources for Reproductive Health & Parenting Cambridge, MA
Shawna Sheck can teach with Christian component South Bay
Jennifer Willhite Lactation Consultant (CLEC, IBCLB) Pasadena