Mari

Freitas

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Mari

Freitas

Counties served
Also offers virtual services
Offers background check
Service area
Availability
2021
September
October
November
December
2022
January
February
March
April
2021
Not available
Not available
Some availability
Not available
2021
Some availability
Some availability
Some availability
Some availability
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Updating...
Which service most interests you?
Preferred service start date
Phone number
(Will only be used for communication with providers)
Best time to contact you
Thank you. We have sent you a confirmation email, and you should hear from your provider within the next business day. If you need any help, please do not hesitate to contact us at help@newmom.me.
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I am DONA certified and trained with 21 years of massage therapy and prenatal specialties. As a birth Doula, I am available to support and help facilitate you birthing the way you want. As your postpartum & night support doula, I will meet your family with whatever your needs are.
What would we have done without Amma (like mother) Mari, who has helped bring calm to chaos to us new parents. ~Shankari

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Work experience

Apple, Walmart, Sony Ericsson, City of Redwood City, City of Menlo Park, Blossom Birth, Burlingame Parents Club, Las Madres Group Bay Area.

Services offered

Services summary

  • Birth Doula
  • Postpartum Doula
  • Nigh time Doula
  • Pregnancy massage
  • Lamaze childbirth classes
  • Tantra flow

Birth Doula:

  • Help you and your partner/spouse prepare and carry out your birth plan
  • Collaborate with hospital staff to keep you informed throughout the various stages of your labor, and stay by your side,
  • Provide emotional support/help to keep you relaxed and focused
  • Use breathing techniques, focused meditation,and changing your body position for maximum comfort while your labor is progressing
  • Keep you relaxed, using an abundance of massage techniques that I have acquired over my 17 years as a certified/licensed massage therapist.

Postpartum and/or Night Doula:

  • Support you in your new role into motherhood
  • Spend time helping you and your family adjust and feel confident with your newborn
  • Babycare
  • Light housekeeping
  • Helping with meal preparation
  • Organizing the household and nursery
  • Take care of baby at night

Pregnancy Massage:

  • Relaxation for the mother-to-be.
  • Helps relieve stress on the weight bearing joints, neck and back and helps reduce edema(swelling).

Lamaze Childbirth Classes:
You will learn the following,

  • Stages and phases of labor
  • Understanding hormones of labor
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • When to go to your birth center and hospital
  • Six lamaze healthy birth practices
  • What to expect after your baby arrives
  • Going through the holistic stages of labor vs medical model of labor
  • Breast feeding basics
  • Caring for postpartum mother and family
  • New born care basics
  • How to identify PP baby blues vs. anxiety disorder

Tantra support for couples:

  • Tantra , means to weave, and was first introduced in India
  • The art of tantra can help you rediscover deep sense of profound love and openness especially after bringing home baby
  • Learn ways to deepen your love connection, really share intimacy and move powerful potent energy together to enhance your love connection and partnership
  • Learn skills to move energy and even after exhausting nights be able to feel more energetic
  • Tantra will help enliven and enlighten your new roles as conscious partners in parenting

My approach

The word DOULA means woman caregiver and I am proud and honored to be a part of this great moment in a woman's life. I am there to provide continuous emotional support, physical comfort, and assistance in obtaining information before, during and just after childbirth for the birthing woman, her partner/spouse, and family. As a Postpartum doula, I will help you process your birth, and support you in your new role into motherhood. This should be an incredible time for you and your new family and I encourage you to enjoy the journey while feeling fully supported.

Fees

Free initial consultation: Yes (For Doula)

Birth Doula: Starts at $3000

Postpartum Doula: $55/hr

Night doula: $70/hr

Pregnancy Massage:

  • In studio: $100 (50 min)
  • For outcall: $250 (includes travel & set up fee)

Lamaze Childbirth Classes: $495 for private course (3 in home or virtual 2-2.5 hrs  meetings)

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Does not accept insurance directly. May provide an invoice for submission to your insurance provider.

Certifications

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Birth Doula, DONA International

References/Testimonial

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Languages

English

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Website & publications

doulabymari.com • marimassage.com • http://embracetantric.com

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Freitas

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