Certified Postpartum Doulas

The postpartum doulas listed on this page are certified by Birthingway College of Midwifery. Their certification is valid for 2 years, at which point they are expected to submit paperwork documenting at least 10 hours of postpartum care during the two year period, as well as 15 hours of documented continuing education (i.e. classes, workshops, lectures, etc.)

The postpartum doulas listed on this page are professionals; therefore, their services are fee-based. Each individual doula will have his or her own rate for services.

Before you peruse the following list of certified postpartum doulas in search of someone to assist you in the postpartum period, please read the following statements:

The postpartum doulas presented on this page are independent practitioners. Their listing is not an endorsement by Birthingway College of Midwifery, nor does it signify a formal relationship with the College.

Birthingway College of Midwifery is not responsible for the conduct of these postpartum doulas in their role as postpartum support for the mother and/or her supporters. Birthingway makes no claims regarding these doulas, other than that they have completed the certification requirements and received certification as postpartum doulas from Birthingway College of Midwifery. These postpartum doulas are not supervised by Birthingway when providing doula services to clients. Therefore, anyone contacting and engaging the services of the certified postpartum doulas listed below do so voluntarily, and hold harmless Birthingway College of Midwifery for their conduct.

  • Rebekah Marriott Rebekah Marriott CPPD (Birthingway) CD(DONA) 503 867-5486 rebekahmarriott@gmail.com Portland area based certified postpartum and birth doula. I am available for day shifts anytime after the birth of your child. I have been a birth doula since I was 17 and was certified 4 years ago, I recently also became certified as a postpartum doula. Following the birth of my ...
  • Merriah Fairchild Merriah FairchildBridgetown Baby Postpartum Doula Services www.BridgetownBaby.com (503) 970-9554 Merriah@BridgetownBaby.com Serving East Portland Metro Area, Clackamas County and Vancouver Daytime and Nighttime shifts available Fee: Sliding Scale Free initial in-home consultation Every baby is a life-changing gift.  But the transition can sometimes feel overwhelming.  I can help provide a bridge of support as you grown into your new life. As a certified postpartum doula and ...
  • Rachel White -Greater Portland Area- Phone: 971.235.6100 E-mail: rachelwhitedoula@gmail.com Web address: www.rachelwhitedoula.com As a Portland based postpartum and birth doula with 13+ years of family and childcare in Oregon and Hawaii, I have come to appreciate the healing time which follows a woman’s birth. It is my hope to assist in the preparation and recovery of mothers and their families before ...
  • Kelli J. Berry Inner and outer SE and NE Portland area, Gresham, Troutdale Email: callingloveandlight@gmail.com *please write doula service in subject line Mainly available on weekends (various hours) My services focus on your self-care recovery & postpartum comfort measures. This may include: providing sacred you time periods for sleeping, showering, eating, or taking a neighborhood walk, Reiki if you desire, infant care ...
  • Taryn Ackelson Taryn is a certified postpartum doula, completing classes at Birthingway College of Midwifery to be eligible to sit for the IBCLC board exam in 2016. Taryn is a devoted mother of two. Her childbirth experiences inspired a desire to work with families, helping to build support for new parents through the prenatal, childbirth, and postpartum periods. ...
  • Julia-Rose Furman Wildflower Doula Services (503) 927-2557 Wdoula.com juliarose@wdoula.com I serve families from SE Portland, to Oregon City, to Sandy Fee: $20-$35/hr sliding scale with bartering options available I offer tenderhearted, non-judgmental, support in the early weeks and months postpartum. Through education, modeling, and encouragement, I empower parents to become adept in their new roles so they can nurture their newborns with joy, ...
  • Corinne Friedrich Corinne Friedrich, Postpartum Doula, Labor Doula Clackamas County and Greater Portland Area p: 971-295-8156 e: corinne@cascadiabirth.com w: www.cascadiabirth.com I came upon doula work in 2010 when I thought my calling was to become a midwife; after researching many different schools across the U.S., I knew Birthingway was the right one for me. I discovered that their labor doula training was ...
  • Crystalyn Reed Clackamas and Multnomah Counties Phone: 503.680.6925 E-mail: crystalyn.reed@gmail.com I have been passionate about the whole birth process and transition into motherhood since I was a child. Becoming a mother is a natural and an empowering process and I will support the mother’s choices. Helping to facilitate a positive postpartum experience is what I love, as I assist in ...
  • Suzanne Wright Eastside Portland; Gresham Area,Troutdale, Happy Valley Area Phone: 503-784-7801 cell Email:suzys@suzyspostpartumcare.com Website: www.suzyspostpartumcare.com Avail: Call or email for availability and rates Other Skills/Services Provided: I am a mother of three and have been blessed with five grandchildren in the past three years. I am passionate about providing support and encouragement to families during this special time. I can provide help ...
  • Chelsea Bennett Sweet Stalk Doula Services (503) 801-6942 chelsea.gwynn@gmail.com www.sweetstalkdoula.com I have always known that I would end up in a career that involved working intimately with others, one that filled my heart and the people around me.  I have found that in my work as a postpartum doula.  I aim to help you be confident, connected and rested in the ...
  • Nikki Peters Nikki Peters Postpartum Doula ~Greater Portland area~ Phone: 503-332-8436 Email: nikkipetersdoula@gmail.com Website: www.createyourowncalm.net My mission is to provide women-centered and individualized care for mother, father, partner, baby and family with the least amount of intervention, while still protecting the well-being of the mother and baby; I provide evidence based education and referrals. I provide emotional and physical support while allowing the ...
  • Kate Doyne Portland, St. Johns, Sellwood Phone: 201 602 7936 Email: bloomingkin@gmail.com Website: www.bloomingkin.com Kate has 12+ years of experience with children. It is her calling and passion to support mothers and their families as they grow and transition postpartum. Some of her specialities include newborn care and sibling support. She has twin experience, breastfeeding advice, and is a great multi-tasker. ...
  • Cre’shea Hilton Phone: 503.999.2258 Website: www.pnwdoulas.com Areas Serviced: Salem, Keizer, Santiam Canyon Fee: Postpartum Fee Range of $25-35, Labor Fee $600-1200 Email: creshea.hilton@gmail.com Postpartum Doula Bio: As your postpartum doula I know how invaluable support after a baby can be. I offer the essentials that every family needs to get going on the right foot: Emotional support, strong baby feeding experiences (breastfeeding, bottle and/or formula), ...
  • Danielle K. Volk Portland, Tigard, Tualatin, Sherwood, Newberg, Beaverton, Washington County Phone: 503-951-8657 Email: doulavolk@hotmail.com Avail: Early morning-5pm and overnights during the week (Monday-Friday) Other Skills/Services Provided: Currently working towards labor doula certification and childbirth educator practicum