Richmond has a vibrant and thriving birth community which is ever changing in its options! As doulas, one of our goals is to be able to offer the most up to date resources to our clients. Please email us at rdoulas@gmail.com if there is a relevant resource that was inadvertently left off this list.

 


Home Birth Midwives

Richmond Birth Services
Nancy Giglio, CNM

Three Sisters Midwifery
Glenda Turner, CPM, LM
Adrianna Ross, CPM, LM

Mary Callendar, CPM LM
 

birth centers

Embrace Birth Center
Corina Hossle, CPM

Doula certifying organizations

toLabor
DONA
CAPPA
Birthing From Within
Birth Arts Intl 
ICTC 
Ancient Song 
Doula Trainings Intl

 

Placenta Encapsulation

Richmond Placenta Encapsulation
Nicole Link-Troen

Joyful Birth Services
Joy Kraynak

MyBirth
Cheyenne Varner


HOSPITAL BASED MIDWIFERY PRACTICES

Midwifery at Chippenham Hospital

Midwifery at Henrico Doctors' Hospital

West End Midwifery, at Henrico Doctor's Hospital

The Woman's Center-Certified Nurse-Midwives, at St. Francis Hospital

VCU Health Midwives: Certified Nurse-Midwives at Nelson Clinic or Stony Point
 

Mental Health Providers (specializing in postpartum depression)

Healing Circle Counseling
Linda Zaffram, LCSW

Launchpad Counseling
Joy Brock, LCSW

Cypress Counseling
McKenzie Casad

The Postpartum Circle
For women suffering from postpartum depression and anxiety, facilitated by a LCSW. Email


Need Based Care

Richmond City Health Department

Richmond Healthy Start Initiative

Urban Baby Beginnings
 

Independent Childbirth EducatioN

RVACBE Directory
 

Yoga

Itsy Bitsy Yoga
Dorota Jastrzebska

MyBirth 
with Laura Grace Zetlan

Nurture 
Prenatal & Baby & MeYoga

Om Powered Birth
Hilary Scribner

Peaceful Prenatal
Jessica Turner

Yoga Source
Mary Jo Lowery

 

Support for Partners

Boot Camp for New Dads

 

AROMATHERAPY

Gloria Miles, certified aromatherapist


Lactation Support

Melissa Yeager, CLC

A Better Latch
Melanie Headley, CBE, CLC

A Woman’s Place
*by appointment only
 

The Breastfeeding Clinic at VCU

Happy Latch
Priscilla Moore, IBCLC, RN, BSN
 

Best Beginnings
Linda Chermside, RN, BSN, IBCLC
(804) 323-2229

Baby Wearing

Babywearing International
 

Acupressure & Acupuncture

Oriental Medicine Specialists
Keith Bell

Abigail Winter Lewis Massage & Doula Services

 


 

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