My Birth Philosophy
My philosophy is to support yours by helping to maintain and create the birthing atmosphere that you wish to have. I advocate for you through intense moments of labor and support your brilliant way of bringing life into the world.
I believe every life is a miracle. Your body is absolutely amazing.
You were made and chosen to bring this life into the world and it is a privilege to support you in this process.
Through every step of the journey my goal is for you to feel loved, supported, valued and knowledgeable about your birth experience.
As a doula I offer evidence-based resources and help you feel in control of your birth experience.
I am a christian doula. I believe every person I come in contact with is loved and created with purpose. As women we were designed to bring life into the world, and that is a beautiful calling.
Birth is a beautiful process that can bring varying challenges. As a DONA trained doula I aim to bring the highest level of care, evidence-based practices, education and support to your family and experience.
As a VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) mom and someone who has experienced personal birth trauma, I know exactly what it can mean for someone to simply understand. Through my own healing and process of achieving my VBAC I have acquired much education and passion on the subject.
If you are considering a VBAC birth or simply wish to learn more, please don't hesitate to reach out.
I am originally from Alaska and have lived in Kitsap for six years. My husband and I have three little adventurous boys. I deeply enjoy my nespresso in the morning and spending time with my community of friends and family.
photography credit: Bailey Newlin Photography
Mikala was at the HBAC (home birth after cesarean) of my second son. Her calm demeanor, paired with the joy and passion she has for birth, is a win-win! I highly recommend her as a doula for anyone hoping to have a natural birth. She's wonderful!
Birth isn't something we suffer, but actively do and exult in."