Monterey Doula

My  name  is  Yvonne  Gray and as an established & reputable birth professional,  I have been bringing quality services and support to the women in each community I’ve proudly served.

As a Birth Doula, Placenta Encapsulator and Breastfeeding Counselor, I have a myriad of offers that have the potential to positively impact your birth and parenting story in a big way.

 

Yvonne was always available to answer any questions I had!

I would highly recommend her services to any expecting mama in the area! – Meredith P.

Monterey Doula

Birth & Post-Partum Doula Services

Ultimate Wanderlust – All inclusive

  •  Two Prenatal visits that allow us the opportunity to forge a brilliant relationship and together, work towards the fulfilment of your big birth adventure.
  •  One breastfeeding counseling session to help you manage initial struggles and attain the desired outcomes you have for your breastfeeding journey.
  • Consistent communication via phone & email to support you through the duration of your pregnancy and postpartum period.
  • Access to my lending library where a variety of books and DVDs are available to help you stay inspired and informed.
  • Assistance in crafting a birth plan that suits your individuals desires & needs, all the whilst effectively communicating to your preferred care provider.
  • Unconditional emotional and physical support for the duration of your labor and birth. 
  • Two postpartum visits that provide 8 hours of extra help after baby arrives.
  • Placenta Encapsulation

Your investment $1800

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Pregnancy VBAC Monterey Bay Birth Doula Placenta Encapsulation Breastfeeding Post Partum Counselor Consultant Seaside Pacific Grove Carmel Monterey Doula Salinas Wunderbirth

Though my birth was very quick, her presence in the birthing suite was supportive and soothing. – Michelle M.

Monterey Doula

Joyous Adventure – Standard

  •  Two Prenatal visits that allow us the opportunity to forge a brilliant relationship and together, work towards the fulfilment of your big birth adventure.
  • Consistent communication via phone & email to support you through the duration of your pregnancy and postpartum period.
  • Access to my lending library where a variety of books and DVDs are available to help you stay inspired and informed.
  • Assistance in crafting a birth plan that suits your individuals desires & needs, all the whilst effectively communicating to your preferred care provider.
  • Unconditional emotional and physical support for the duration of your labour and birth. 
  • Two postpartum visits that provide 6 hours of extra help after baby arrives.

Your investment $1400

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Pregnancy VBAC Monterey Bay Birth Doula Placenta Encapsulation Breastfeeding Post Partum Counselor Consultant Seaside Pacific Grove Carmel Monterey Doula Salinas Wunderbirth

Placenta Encapsulation

Each placenta encapsulation booking includes one print, photos of your placenta, a cord keepsake and the encapsulation itself. Options for pick up or drop off are outlined below. Once a booking is made, additional information and instructions will be provided.

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$399 – Placenta prepared in your home in the hours following birth. I make my way to you and have it processed within 24 hours.

$299 – Your placenta is picked up after birth and returned to you after it has been processed.

$249 – You opt to bring your placenta to me following birth, as well as picking it up following processing.

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I had Yvonne do placenta encapsulation for me. Everything was perfect. – Sheila D.

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Breastfeeding Counseling

Each breastfeeding counseling session is held in the comfort of your own home. In order to optimize outcomes for you and your baby, as well as aid you in enjoying of feeding your young, breastfeeding support is recommended for the first 6 weeks after baby is born. Below you will find my base package option, along with relevant inclusions.

  • One prenatal breastfeeding class where we cover the essential mechanics, what to expect and how to best prepare.
  • Two postpartum visits to help you successfully establish your breastfeeding relationship and confidently manage any challenges that might arise. 

Your investment  $479

Stand alone counseling sessions are available at $150. Each additional hour is billed at $65.

Would you like to make a further inquiry or lock in a booking? LET’S DO THIS, MAMA!

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Yvonne’s Skills & Formal Qualifications

BA in Linguistics, CAPPA certified Labor Doula, CAPPA certified Lactation Educator (CLE®).

Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC®) through The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice

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Successful completion of 6.6 continuing education hours  by VBACfacts – with Jen Kamel

Proud Member of Angela Gallo’s Heart & Hustle – An Epic Business Course For Passionate Birth Professionals!

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