Services

I offer many services in the greater San Antonio, Texas area. Contact me 210-744-6607 or use the form below to set up your free consultation to learn how I can support your needs.

Doula

Birth Doula $1000*
Hospital Births, Birth Center births, Home Births, Cesarean Births:  includes a two prenatal visits and one to two post-birth visits, with birth plan review and car seat safety sessions.

Postpartum Doula $30/hour
Day and overnight postpartum support for parents and their newborn infants in the “fourth trimester”, including breastfeeding support, comfort measures for your postpartum recovery, light housework, meal planning and preparation, newborn care, sibling support and parenting education (ie. safe sleep practices, infant massage instruction, car seat safety, first foods).  Service packages can be purchased in packages of 80, 120 and 160 hours.

Antepartum & Bed-rest Support $20/hour*
Daytime support for parents in high-needs situations who will not otherwise have support prior to the birth of their child.  Light housework, meal planning and preparation, companionship, in-home childbirth and parenting preparation, referrals, and case management.

Education, Parenting & More

Lamaze Childbirth Preparation Private classes $250/Single Family (6 adults)
We focus on the typical course of labor, common challenges, coping with the pain of labor, medical procedures and decision-making, cesarean births, breastfeeding and postpartum healing. 6 hours

Birth Plan Review $75
I meet with parents-to-be for a two-hour session to go over their goals and intentions for labor, birth and newborn care to create a concise, personalized birth plan. Limited email consult available afterward. 2 hours

Big Brother/Big Sister Preparation $75
A special class just for big brothers and sisters! Siblings learn age-appropriate biology of birth and breastfeeding, discover ways to be a helper to their parents and how to keep baby safe, and create special keepsakes. Ideal age: 2.5 – 6-years. 1-2 hours

Car Seat Safety $75
Review of car seat best practices, then specific installation of 1 model of child safety seat (infant, convertible, harnessed, booster, etc.) in up to 2 vehicle types. I support parents in learning to install the seat to vehicle and seat manufacturer instructions based on a Show-Tell-Do model.  Rechecks on the same seat, install direction and vehicle are included for 12 months.

First Aid for Your Family $75
A primer on basic first aid for your infant.  We talk about injury prevention and emergency planning. The whole family  – parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and family friends – is invited.  2 hours

Newborn Care $75
Learn the basics of caring for your newborn, helping them calm and sleep, their special characteristics, their health and safety, and how to play with them.  We get hands-on with bathing, diapering, preparing bottles (breastmilk or formula) and securing into car seats.  Bring the whole family, including grandparents, aunts, uncles and family friends.  2-3 hours.

Infant Massage Instruction $75
Learn traditional techniques for gentle touch for your infant. 1-2 hours.

First Foods & Baby-Led Weaning Consultation $75
This mini-class supports parents ready to introduce their infant to their first foods. This class is recommended BEFORE the introduction of cereals or “solids”, around 4-5 months. 2-3 hours

Special Circumstances

Expected Loss, Miscarriage and Abortion Support sliding scale*
See also: The Bridge Collective

Financial Hardship
Sliding scale, reduced and “scholarship” services are sometimes available on services marked with asterisk “*” – please let me know if I can help or refer you.
See also: San Antonio Birth Doulas, 210-222-0988

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