Our Cleveland Agency Doulas & Newborn Care Specialists
We are fortunate to have such compassionate and supportive Cleveland doulas & newborn care specialists on our team in the agency. All doulas & newborn care specialists are independent contractors with Nurtured Foundation and meet the exceptional standards of care that Nurtured Foundation’s agency is founded on.
Lisa Falkenstein graduated from Kent State University in 1997 with a BA in Family Studies. She has found her calling after working in various social work positions and with many families in various capacities. Lisa’s love for families, parenthood, and breast/chest-feeding led to her career choice as a postpartum doula in Cleveland.
Amanda is a day & night postpartum doula. She is very passionate about her job helping families during the postpartum time. Amanda has over 7 wonderful years under her belt as a trained postpartum doula and newborn care specialist and has learned much more hands-on through her years of work.
A naturally nurturing personality and a degree in early childhood development led me on a path to becoming a career nanny for ten years. To aid in supporting new parents and babies in the first year following birth, I have expanded my expertise with DONA International and Birth Arts International training in postpartum doula work.
Hi! I’m Kristen, I’m a Birth Doula, Postpartum Doula, Certified Lactation Counselor, and Mother. I love my community, great music, reading, deep conversations about life and parenting, and creating personal connections. Being a Doula is not just my job, it is who I am.
Christie decided to become a doula for many reasons: supporting other women is part of her personal and professional philosophy, the training and education has helped her to process her own pregnancies and births, and most importantly to assist in helping women and birthing people advocate for themselves and the experiences that they deserve.
My name is Katie, I’m a boy mama of three, mixed media artist, outdoor enthusiast, and a gentle, compassionate birth & postpartum doula. It is my goal to assist women in having an empowering birth experience by their definition.
My name is Mandy and I’m a mother of three, ages 5 and under. I love anything outdoors, reading and traveling. I chose to become a postpartum doula because I have an infinite love for babies!
I was trained by certified professional midwife (CPM), certified childbirth educator, board certified behavior analyst (BCBA), and licensed behavior specialist (LBS), Beth Goldberg, and through Birth Arts International.
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Jess is a DTI trained full spectrum doula. Jess provides in-home, compassionate support for families into the 4th trimester.
Poppy became a birth and postpartum doula in 2018, switching careers completely from Corporate Sales and truly stepping into her authenticity. Poppy’s enthusiasm and appreciation for her role as a doula has motivated her to become diversely cross trained through various birth work training and certification programs.
Hi, I’m a birth doula and I’m happy to assist you in growing your family. I am a mother of three. I’ve been assisting family and friends with their births since I’ve been 18 years old, before I knew there was a such thing as a “doula”.
I am a DONA trained Postpartum Doula, Adult and Infant CPR/First Aid certified and self proclaimed baby whisperer.
With a genuine passion for empowering families and a wealth of experience as a birth and postpartum doula, Jarriel Campbell is a trusted and dedicated professional who is here to support you every step of the way. With a warm and compassionate approach, Jarriel understands the transformative nature of becoming a parent and strives to ensure that your journey is filled with joy, peace, and confidence.
I’ve always been a very caring and nurturing person. I grew up babysitting for family members which eventually led to my career as a professional nanny of 6 years. I have worked with multiple families, and different age groups, and have experience with multiple sets of twins. When I’m not working, you can find me playing with my dogs, spending time with friends and family, poolside, or raveling. Being trusted by your family is the best feeling and means the world to me.
Hi there! I’m Caela the Doula. I am a birth and postpartum doula. Becoming a birth worker has been in my heart since the birth of my 3lb 8oz fighter, 20 years ago.
Alesha is a night time Postpartum Doula. She started with Nurtured Foundation as an In-Home Massage Therapist and decided to add doula work as well so she can further support her fellow moms.
I am Cari Walters, a fun-loving Certified Postpartum Doula, Newborn Care Specialist, and Basic Life Support Instructor with additional experience in multiples, preemies, sleep shaping, and parent coaching. With more than 3 years of experience, I am here to walk alongside you, providing holistic care that encompasses your physical well-being, emotional needs, and a wealth of empowering information.