Doula

Doula in Martinsburg, West Virginia

Doula in Martinsburg, West Virginia We are thrilled to introduce one of our newest Birth Boot Camp DOULAS, Summer Wilson, a doula in Martinsburg, West Virginia. Summer, we welcome you to the Birth Boot Camp family! We want you to get to know her a little better, so here is an interview with her! Meet…

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I Needed an ICU Doula

I Needed an ICU Doula That “circle of life” is far less romantic than in animated movies with lions in them. There is more sadness and helplessness than drama as you watch a loved one suffer. I spent several weeks last Winter in the ICU (intensive care unit) at my local hospital watching a family…

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Meet the Birth Boot Camp Leadership

Meet the Birth Boot Camp Leadership Today, we want to introduce you to the people behind Birth Boot Camp. While our company has both doula and instructor programs, we are one, run by a cohesive group of women. This team works together to accomplish our purpose; to help people have amazing births and help birth…

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Getting To Know Doula Trainer Hailie Wolfe

Getting to Know Doula Trainer Hailie Wolfe We have been busy growing at Birth Boot Camp and we are loving on our amazing new trainers. One of these is our Abilene, TX sweetheart, Hailie Wolfe. She is a woman of many talents. She is a mom of FIVE, she makes the incredible graphics for our…

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Birth Doula in Colorado Springs, CO

Birth Doula in Colorado Springs, CO As our doula and instructor trainings have multiplied, so have our new doulas. There are few things more exciting to us than having these Birth Boot Camp instructors all over the country! One of our newest recruits is Madeline, a Birth Boot Camp DOULA in Colorado Springs, CO. Welcome…

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When You Miss the Golden Hours

When You Miss the Golden Hours Your baby is born. You pull them to your chest. You breathe in their newborn smell, cuddle, and snuggle down for your first nursing session. This idyllic image of meeting your baby for the first time immediately at birth is often referred to as the “golden hours.” This time…

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Doula For Homebirth? Yes, Please!

Doula For Homebirth? Yes, Please! Congratulations on your upcoming homebirth! You’ve probably chosen a wonderful midwife who you trust and admire. You’ve ordered your birth kit, filled with all the little things you’ll need on hand. Maybe you’ve rented a birth tub and chosen a room in your home where it will best work. You’ve…

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10 Tips for an Amazing Breastfeeding Experience

10 Tips for an Amazing Breastfeeding Experience Soon-to-be moms can find countless books and resources designed to help ensure a breastfeeding relationship that works. From tongue-ties to pumping and flange sizes, learning about breastfeeding can seem overwhelmingly complicated for a “natural” process. With all the mounds of expertise, it’s easy to forget the basics. Here…

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New Orleans Doula Training Highlights!

New Orleans Doula Training Highlights! We are so pleased to share the success of our most recent Birth Boot Camp DOULA training in New Orleans, LA. It may have been our best workshop yet! Training was led by our Lead Doula Trainer, Alexa Gumm, and our doula Certification Coordinator, Hailie Wolfe, pictured here.  In addition…

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Doula Trainer, Alexa Gumm

Doula Trainer, Alexa Gumm Donna Ryan had a dream of creating a childbirth company that could really help women have more amazing births. She gathered her friends around her to help build something different. One of these friends was Alexa Gumm. Alexa even named Birth Boot Camp. She saw the vision for what this could…

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