Meet The Doulas

JODI LONG postpartum doula

Meet the Doula (Agency Owner) Jodi Long

By Jodi Long | February 11, 2020

Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula and Infant Care Specialist, Nutritionist & Childbirth Educator Jodi has been actively working as a birth and postpartum doula since 1999. She is a clinical nutritionist and Bradley Method educator as well as an RYT 200 yoga instructor. Jodi is passionate about women’s health throughout their reproductive life cycle.  Jodi…

MICHIGAN FAMILY DOULAS KHADIJAH BANSFIELD

Meet the Doula-Khadijah Bansfield

By Jodi Long | February 7, 2020

Khadijah is an AMANI certified doula and childbirth educator, a birth assistant, and a student midwife. She has lived abroad for many years where she became a doula in 2012 and attended dozens of births and raised childbirth education awareness to hundreds of women. Khadijah is very passionate about advocating for women’s rights, especially childbirth…

MICHIGAN FAMILY DOULAS ASIA SIKKILA

Meet the Doula-Asia Sikkila

By Jodi Long | February 7, 2020

I trained as a doula in 2004 with Elizabeth Davis, the author of Heart and Hands. In 2006 I lived in Senegal, West Africa and for 5 years hosted a Midwifery and Doula exchange program where Westerners came and worked with the local midwives in a birth clinic. I have supported women in a wide…