Clarissa

Michael

Hi! I am a Certified Postpartum Doula and Trained Birth Doula. As a doula, my role is to support and care for a family with or expecting a newborn(s) by teaching baby-related skills (bathing, feeding, breastfeeding, etc.) and emotionally supporting the parents and infant(s). Doula work includes overnight work too where I help care for baby(ies) so parents can rest and recover all while providing education as desired. I also run errands, cook, and do some light housework. Birth doula services consist of my providing prenatal visits, attending the labor/birth, and some postpartum visits, all while providing physical, emotional, and educational support to the birthing person.

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ASAP Postpartum Nighttime Doula Service

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A trained Postpartum Nighttime Doula will come to your home to help you with bottle feeding, burping, diaper changing, and other overnight support.

  • 8 hours of overnight service
  • Service to begin by 10pm
  • Flat rate pricing
  • Customer pays upfront via credit card
  • Newmom.me pays Provider once service is delivered to Customer's satisfaction
  • Includes standard contract to protect all parties

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We used Clarissa's services once our little miracle baby came home from the NICU. We were first time parents and I was recovering from horrible pregnancy complications. She was absolutely incredible. She answered every question with proficiency and knowledge and made me so so comfortable. Bonus: being able to sleep at night was CRUCIAL for my sanity. I didn't have to worry that my baby was safe because I knew she was in great hands. Doulas are incredible and I would highly recommend Clarissa's services! To this day, we use the tips and tricks she taught us to keep a very happy little household.

Work experience

I have been working with babies for the last 16 years, and was a live-in nanny for twin infants before I became a Doula. I am infant and adult CPR Certified and have previous experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant working at a hospital for a year. My role is non-medical but I do have a medical background. I also volunteered in the NICU as a nursing volunteer at UCLA Ronald Reagan Hospital where I worked with newborn and premature babies. I am trained in infant massage and am in the process of completing my Lactation Education Counselor training, which I hope will be a stepping stone to becoming an IBCLC in the future.

Services offered

Postpartum Doula:

  • Help with breastfeeding
  • Perinatal mental health screening
  • Cooking
  • Cleaning
  • Errands
  • Baby care while parent(s) do self care
  • Education
  • Referrals to specialists
  • Allowing birthing parent and family members to process the birth story.

My approach

As your Doula, I will support your family by teaching baby-related skills and emotionally supporting the parents and infant(s) by either doing overnight or daytime care postpartum,, educating during prenatal visits, and/or attending the labor and birth. I also run errands, do light housework, and cooking.

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Postpartum Doula:

For Local Jobs: $60/hour for weekdays or weeknights, $65/hour for weekends, and $80/hour for major holidays (the doula will decide which are considered major holidays)


For Travel Jobs: $60/hour for weekdays or weeknights, $65/hour for weekends, and $80/hour for major holidays (the doula will decide which are considered major holidays), plus travel fees, lodging, food costs (a stipend), and payment during my off hours.


Birth Doula:

For Local Jobs: $500 retainer, $500 paid by the 37th week gestation.


For Travel Jobs: $500 retainer, $500 paid by the 37th week gestation, plus travel fees and lodging, food costs (a stipend), and payment during the on-call period until the birth.

Postpartum Doula:

For Local Jobs: $60/hour for weekdays or weeknights, $65/hour for weekends, and $80/hour for major holidays (the doula will decide which are considered major holidays)


For Travel Jobs: $60/hour for weekdays or weeknights, $65/hour for weekends, and $80/hour for major holidays (the doula will decide which are considered major holidays), plus travel fees, lodging, food costs (a stipend), and payment during my off hours.


Birth Doula:

For Local Jobs: $500 retainer, $500 paid by the 37th week gestation.


For Travel Jobs: $500 retainer, $500 paid by the 37th week gestation, plus travel fees and lodging, food costs (a stipend), and payment during the on-call period until the birth.

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Provider is willing to provide a background check upon request.
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Education & Credentials

Birth Doula Workshop
Birth Doula Workshop
INTRODUCTION TO CHILDBIRTH FOR DOULAS
INTRODUCTION TO CHILDBIRTH FOR DOULAS
Certified Postpartum Doula
Certified Postpartum Doula

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