As an experienced bodyworker and doula in the Bloomington area, I offer personalized prenatal, birthing, and postnatal support. My goal is to give you and your family the attention and knowledge you need to make informed decisions about your pregnancy and labor process. To learn more about me and the services that I offer, please get in touch.

Training and Education

  • Pediatric Massage - Home Study, Tina Allen, LMT, Golden, CO 2020

  • Practicum Study of Craniosacral Bodywork for Pregnancy, Melissa Larimer, LMT, CST, Bloomington, IN ongoing

  • Empowered Birth after Cesarean, Melissa Larimer, LMT, CST, Bloomington, IN 2019

  • Neural Reset Therapy for Lower Body, Lawrence Woods, LMT, Indianapolis, IN 2019

  • Certified Lactation Counselor Training (CLC), Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice, Champaign, IL 2018

  • Subtle Hands-On Skills, Carol Gray, LMT, CST, RPYT, Portland, OR 2018

  • Anatomy of the Pelvis for Doulas and Bodyworkers, Melissa Larimer, LMT, CST, Bloomington, IN 2018

  • Autonomic Nervous System Therapeutics,  Michelle Emanueal, OTR/L, CIMI, CST, NBCR, RYT 200, Cincinatti, OH 2017

  • Cranial Nerve Dysfunction and Clinical Applications for Babies, Michelle Emanueal, OTR/L, CIMI, CST, NBCR, RYT 200, Indianapolis, IN 2017

  • Practicum Study of Infant Bodywork, Melissa Larimer, LMT, CST, Bloomington, IN 2016-2017

  • TummyTime! Professional Certification, Michelle Emanueal, OTR/L, CIMI, CST, NBCR, RYT 200, Chicago, IL 2017

  • Kinesio Taping Therapy, Fundamentals & Advanced (KT1 & KT2), Barbara Humphrey, CMT, CKTI, Heal Thyself & Company, Indianapolis, IN 2016

  • Spinning Babies (Optimal Fetal Positioning) Certification, Tammy Ryan, CD/BDT(DONA), CCE, SpBT, Bloomington, IN 2016

  • Fertility Massage Certification (Nurturing the Mother), Claire Marie Miller, LMT, Charleston, SC 2016

  • Childbirth Education (CCCE) Workshop, Gwynne Knap, Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA), Lexington, KY 2015

  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage with Acupressure/Essential Oils, Wolfgang Luckmann LMT, DH, Central Fl. School of Massage Therapy, Winter Park, FL 2015

  • ProDoula Advanced Business Training, Randy Patterson, CD, ProDoula Certification Agency, Indianapolis, IN 2015

  • Birth Trauma and PostPartum Mood Disorders, Joy Davy, MSN, RN, PMHNP, Bloomington, IN 2015

  • Pregnancy/Labor/Postpartum Massage Certification, Nurturing the Mother, Amy Stenger-Sullivan, BBA, LMT, Cincinnati, OH 2014

  • Babywearing Workshop for Birth Professionals, Anna Haag, BA, CD, Bloomington BabyWearing Project, Bloomington, IN 2014

  • DONA Postpartum Doula Training Workshop, Debbie Young, BA, CD, CCCE, BDT, Baby Matters Inc., Bloomington, IN 2014

  • Breastfeeding Workshop for Birth and Postpartum Professionals, Ann Marie Neeley, IBCLC, and MaryAnn Martin, Ph.D., IBCLC, Bloomington, IN 2014

  • DONA Birth Doula Training Workshop, Molly Mendota, CLS, LCCE, CD and Georg’ann Cattelona  PhD, LCCE, CD, Bloomington, IN 2013

  • 500-Hour Intensive Fundamentals of Massage Therapy Certificate, Associates of Integrative Health, Bloomington, IN 2012

  • B.S. Psychology, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 2010

  • Neuroscience Certificate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 2010

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