Bethany Tilzey, Doula
Resources Very helpful Optimal Fetal Positioning site. International Cesarean Awareness Network. Vaginal Birth After Cesarean information.

Dr. Moz: Resources for Dads. Doulas of North America.

Doula Match: Find your perfect doula

La Leche League

Birth Balance: One of the largest sites on water birth and birth photography.

The Birthing Inn: Tacoma's only freestanding Birth Center. "Where Families are Born."

Find a Licensed Midwife in Washington State.

Licensed Midwives, attending births at Homes and Birth Centers:

Natural Path to Wellness LLC
Complete midwifery care with birth at home and birth center, family planning and women's health care.
Dr. Marie Wakefield ND, LM
17122 124th Ave E #Q203
Puyallup, Wa 98374 Phone: (206) 356-7299

New Life Midwifery Care
Complete midwifery care with birth at home or birth center, and family planning.
Suzanne L. Thomson, LM
10357 14th Avenue, NW
Seattle, WA 98117 Phone: (206) 365-5156

South Sound Midwifery
Amy Gordon, LM, MSW (253)312-9472,

First Light Midwifery
Dawn Wadleigh, LM, CPM (253)973-9926,

Ann Olsen, LM, CPM (360)825-5720,

Ollala Valley Midwives
Mifawnwy (Mif) Decker Carlson LM (253)857-6359,

Exodus Midwifery
Amanda Feldmann, LM, CPM (425)235-4674,

Colette Lescantz, LM, CPM (253)752-9599,

Peggy Thurston, LM (360)598-4727,

Susan Sherwood, CPM (253)686-3014,
2 locations: The Birthing Inn & Graham

Port Townsend Midwife
Carol Gautschi, CPM, LM (360)461-3461,

Sequim Midwives
Kathy Luch, LM, CPM (360) 385-MOMS.
Laura M. Ovette, LM
Melanie Dickson, LM

Poplar Heights Birth and Wellness Center in Port Orchard, WA
Kevin and Jenni Decker: Phone- 360.329.6433, Email-

Recommended Products and Services

Christina's Creative Images Professional Maternity and Newborn Photography. Our family's photographer!

Birth Tub Rentals

I rent out AquaDoula Birthing Tubs/ Pools. Visit to view the tub I have for hire. Please contact me for availability, pricing, and Doula/Birth Tub rental packages. Get a very discounted rate when combining doula services and a birth tub rental!

Recommended Reading

A Good Birth, A Safe Birth!
By Diana Korte & Roberta M Scaer

Hey! Who’s Having This Baby Anyway? : Take charge; Create safe environment
By Breck Hawk

Mothering the Mother: How a Doula Can Help You Have a Shorter, Easier and Healthier Birth
By Marshall H. Klaus, M.D., John H., Kennell, M.D., Phyllis H. Klaus, M. Ed., C.S.W

Sit Up and Take Notice - Positioning Yourself for A Better Birth
By Pauline Scott

Special Women: The Role of the Professional Labor Assistant
By Paulina Perez and Cheryl Snedeker

The Caesarean
By Michel Odent

The Doula Advantage: Your Complete Guide to Having an Empowered and Positive Birth with the Help of a Professional Childbirth Assistant
By Rachel Gurevich

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