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September 2008  Doula Training taught by Carrie Kenner of Big Belly Services of Seattle

Summer 2009  "Supporting VBAC clients" by Sharon Muza

March 2010  "Breastfeeding for Doulas" taught by Sarah Hunington

April 2010  "The Domestic Doula" homebirth training with Jane Drichta & Jodilyn Owen

September 2010  "Breastfeeding Success" at St. Francis Hospital

May 2011  Seminar taught by Penny Simkin and Ina May Gaskin

May 2011  Officially DONA certified as a birth doula

June 2011  Rebozo training by Carrie Kenner

June 2011  TENS unit training by Carrie Kenner

October 2012 passed the Neonatal Resuscitation Exam

March 2013  South Sound ICAN Chapter Leader

April 2013  Babys'R'Us Class Instructor

May 2013 Powerful Prenatals by Carrie Kenner

July 2013 Full Circle Placenta Encapsulation training

August/September 2014 Assisted Penny Simkin with her childbirth classes

I have assisted births at the following locations:

~ Home births

~ The Birthing Inn in Tacoma

~ St. Joseph Medical Center

~ Tacoma General Hospital

~ Madigan Army Medical Center

~ Valley Medical Center

~ St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw

~ Good Samaritan Hospital

~ Swedish Ballard

~ Swedish First Hill

~ Swedish Edmonds

~ Group Health Hospital

~ Harrison Hospital in Silverdale

~ Bremerton Naval Hospital

~ Eastside Birth Center in Bellevue

~ Puget Sound Birth Center in Kirkland

~ St. Pete's Hospital in Olympia

~ Capital Medical Center in Olympia

~ Evergreen Hospital

~ Northwest Hospital

~ Overlake Hospital

I have been the primary doula for over 130 births and have assisted clients in natural birth, medicated birth, cesarean birth, VBAC birth, home birth, water birth, hospital birth, multiples, adoption, moms over 40, same sex couples and have been the primary support person for mom's who have a deployed spouse.