Centering Model of Care

Journey Class
Your pregnancy is one for the most TRANSFORMATIVE journeys of your life, embrace it!


Q: What is the Doula Centering Model Of Care?


  • 2 meetings per month

  • 4 rotating topics

  • 4 doulas present at each centering meeting (with the exception of unique circumstances)

  • each family decides how many/which topics to attend (we encourage all 4, even for second, third, and fourth time families)

  • 1 central location

  • 1:1 meetings with your primary doula available at the end of each meeting

Q: What are the benefits?

A: click here. You get to carve out sacred time for this baby, almost like a date night. You get so much more!

Q: Who are the facilitating birth doulas?

A: Margaret Owens /  Brook Holmberg /  Sarah Auna /  Amy Heilman

Q: Do I have to attend all meetings?

A: No. We encourage families to attend all four – in the end, it is each family’s decision.

Q: What are the topics?

A: We’ve taken all of our individual content and combined them into one robust curriculum:

  •  Navigating Labor Support + Comfort Measures
  • Emotional Preparation

  • Postpartum Navigation + Planning

  • Women’s Only Reflection Night

Q: What if I want more private time with my primary doula?

A: Absolutely! This can be arranged in a few different ways (and multiple times):

  • Schedule a phone call or Skype date for a personal conversation

  • Schedule your 1:1 time at the end of a centering meeting (approx. 30 min)

  • Meet for dinner/tea before a centering meeting (café on premise at location)

Q: What if I am still unsure or unclear about the Birth Doula Centering Model Of Care?

A: Please set up a get-acquainted meeting to talk more and ask questions! We want you to get more out of your investment. This is the future of birth doula support!