Evidence Based Doula & Childbirth Education - Planning for childbirth

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Evidence-Based Birth Classes

Get empowered with a Childbirth Class you and your partner will LOVE!

When you take the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class, you will:

  • Be mentored by your own Evidence Based Birth® Instructor!
  • Learn about evidence based care, comfort measures, and advocacy
  • Get prepared, get answers, get empowered!

Your Childbirth Class includes:

  • 6 live zoom classes with your instructor and fellow students.
  • Five weeks of online videos for you and your partner to watch together
  • BONUS: Breastfeeding and newborn care videos
  • BONUS: Four video chats with your Instructor and classmates!
  • BONUS: Earn points throughout the class to redeem for prizes at the end!


GentleBirth Mindfulness & Hypnobirthing Childbirth Classes

Brain Training for Birth. Give birth more calmly, more comfortably and more in control with the GentleBirth Mindfulness & Hypnobirthing approach.

  • At this 2 day online class you’ll learn brain training techniques including Mindfulness, Hypnobirthing & Sports Psychology!
  • You’ll also learn all about the signs/stages of labor, effective labor comfort measures, birth preferences and how to confidently navigate your options for the best birth possible.
  • You’ll be provided with tools, techniques and support to empower you in your pregnancy, birth, and early parenting experiences.
  • You will also be provided with mentorship by your instructor, an experienced doula, childbirth educator, and clinical researcher, until 3 weeks postpartum!
Birth Doula Services

I have limited availability for birth doula services. I specialize in expected high medical intervention births, multiples, bedrest, C-sections, and NICU stays.  Please contact me by email if you are interested in birth doula support.

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My name is Mallory Ward, MS, CD(PALS), CGBE, and I am a certified birth doula and trained postpartum doula, Evidence Based Birth® Instructor, Certified GentleBirth Educator, and owner of Evidence Based Doula.

My philosophy on birth and the postpartum period is simple…Our bodies are designed to handle labor and childbirth, and evidence-based research constantly reminds us of this fact. Outside pressures and social norms of the developed world often have us questioning our abilities to safely birth our children without medical interventions. With strong a support system, education, and advocacy women are capable of accomplishing empowering and rewarding births!

My own birth experiences have taught me that we might find ourselves in situations where we are not afforded opportunities for the natural, holistic childbirth we want. That does not mean that the birth of our children cannot be equally amazing!

I appreciate the complexity of pregnancy and birth and have experience navigating pregnancies with expected high medical interventions, including multiples, bedrest, C-sections, and NICU admissions.

I am a certified Evidence Based Birth Instructor, a certified GentleBirth Educator, a DONA-certified doula, and the owner of Evidence Based Doula


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