Services

 

This pregnancy and birth is a once in a lifetime event, you will never be pregnant with this baby again...make the most of it! Did you know that much of your birth experience can be shaped by preparation and information? Check out the services offered!


Prenatal Education Package:

I strongly suggest you purchase the entire prenatal education package. It is very detailed, personal, equipping and hands on! For all options, you will receive an "Understanding Childbirth" information book with helpful diagrams. 

Following your prenatal classes, if you choose to then hire me as your doula, the money will be credited towards the Doula packages.

A) 2.5 hours of in-home prenatal education covering the following topics:

-Your personal desires for your birth, fears and concerns

-Anatomy of mother and baby; Information on pelvic health and strategy to engage baby and move baby down; Focus on how the body works and what to expect

-Hormones that play a major part in pregnancy

-Stages of labor, how to know when to go to the hospital

-Basic comfort measures and pain management skills

$69

B) 2.5 hours of in-home prenatal education covering the following topics:

-Your personal desires for your birth, fears and concerns

-Discussion about a birth plan, and assistance in developing 

-Hospital policies, procedures and expectations. What to bring to the hospital.

-Basic and Advanced comfort measures

*this package is largely practicing positions and exercises*

$69

C) Combination of the packages to give you 5 hours of in-home prenatal education, broken up in 2 sessions

$125

I am also happy to offer a group environment and class time. I have a beautiful barn studio available for the classes. Please inquire about setting up a group class!


 

New Life Doula Basic Package:

-One 3 hour in-home prenatal education session covering a short, condensed version of each education package

-Continual availability via text/phone throughout pregnancy

-Access to my lending library

-24 hr on call availability 2 weeks prior your EDD until birth

-Continual presence during your labor and delivery. During this time I will utilize massage, relaxation, visualization, strategic pelvic positioning, hydrotherapy, movement and exercises to help the woman's positioning to encourage baby into optimal position, reduce pain and apply comfort measures.

-Accompany you 1 hr following birth (or when you are settled and established nursing)

-Hospital visit to review birth story

-One in home postpartum visit

-Comfort of a backup doula in the case of an emergency and I am unavailable.

$575


 

New Life Doula Advanced Package:

The Advanced Package includes the description from the basic package, with an additional 2.5 prenatal education session, and an additional postpartum visit. In this package, you will receive the entire prenatal education described in the Prenatal Education Package.

-Two 3 hour in-home prenatal education session covering the entire education package

-Continual availability via text/phone throughout pregnancy

-Access to my lending library

-24 hr on call availability 2 weeks prior your EDD until birth

-Continual presence during your labor and delivery. During this time I will utilize massage, relaxation, visualization, strategic pelvic positioning, hydrotherapy, movement and exercises to help the woman's positioning to encourage baby into optimal position, reduce pain and apply comfort measures.

-Accompany you 1 hr following birth (or when you are settled and established nursing)

-Hospital visit to review birth story

-One in home postpartum visit

-Comfort of a backup doula in the case of an emergency and I am unavailable.

-Typed out birth story from my perspective, with a couple of pictures I was able to take.

$650


 

**TRAVEL FEE $50: Please note, for clients I serve that requires more than 30 miles of travel, there will be an additional fee.** 

**Payment for prenatal sessions due at time of registration.**

**Payment for doula services is due in 2 increments. First 1/2 due when you sign the contract to hire me as your doula. Second 1/2 due by week 36. Need assistance? Please ask about a payment plan and be sure to check with insurance! A $250 non-refundable retainer fee is included in the fee. Cash accepted, as well as checks made payable to Julia Bradner.**

When we meet for our interview, I will go over the contract and financial stipulations, including refunds. I look forward to talking soon!