Find A Class

Cities given are classroom locations or general practice areas. Class offerings may differ from these listings. Visit the individual Mentor’s website or contact them for their most current schedule. All of the women listed are active Birthing From Within program members, and have completed one or more levels of formal training and continuing education



Amity Kramer ~ Thresholds

 

Birthing From Within Classes:

  • Group
  • Private
  • Birthing Again
Other Offerings:

  • Birth Doula
  • Postpartum Doula
  • Bringing Baby Home
  • Placenta Encapulation-for clients
 

~ Advanced Mentor ~
Contact Amity

 

Locations Served:

  • Queen Anne
  • Seattle



Barrie Rein Thunemann ~ Full Moon Birth

 

Birthing From Within Classes:

  • Group
  • Private
  • Birthing Again
  • Birth Story Listening®
Other Offerings:

  • Birth Doula
 

~ Certified Mentor ~
Contact Barrie

 

Locations Served:

  • Seattle
  • Eastside
  • North Bend
SPECIALTIES:

  • Older Parents
  • LGBTQ
  • Families anticipating loss


Charlene Hamilton ~ Heart of Birth

 

Birthing From Within Classes:

  • Group
  • Private
  • Birth Art
Other Offerings:

  • Belly Casts
  • Guided Labyrinth Walks
  • Blessingway/Mother Ceremonies
  • Birth Doula- for students
 

~ Advanced Mentor ~
Contact Charlene

 

Locations Served:

  • Everett
  • Lynnwood
  • Mountlake Terrace
  • Shoreline
  • Bothell
  • Lake Forest Park
Specialties:

  • Teen Parents
  • LGBTQ
  • Non-Traditional Families



Christina Mensah ~ Puget Sound Birth

 

Birthing From Within Classes:

  • Group
  • Private
Other Offerings:

  • Postpartum Doula
  • Placenta Encapsulation
 

~ Beginning Mentor ~
Contact Christina

 

Locations Served:

  • Tacoma
  • Federal Way
  • Auburn
  • Fort Lewis
  • Gig Harbor
  • Olympia



Georgie Coote ~ Website

 

Birthing From Within Classes:

  • Private
  • Birth Story Listening®
Other Offerings:

  • Birth Doula
  • Placenta Encapsulation
  • Reflexology

~ Advanced Mentor ~
Contact Georgie

 

Locations Served:

  • Eastside
  • Bellevue


Other Puget Sound Mentors

Cara Lee Kiggens ~ Cara Lee Yoga

 

Cara Lee is a Beginning Mentor who has recently moved to the Seattle area after serving San Diego, CA for many years.



Carrie Kenner ~ Big Belly Services

 

Carrie offers doula trainings & referrals, placenta encapsulation, and classes on sustainable urban farming. She is also a Certified Mentor & Mentor Advisor.



Katie Spataro ~ Sacred Womb Services

 

Katie is a Beginning Mentor who provides birth doula care, miscarriage & abortion support, pregnancy & post-birth loss workshops, as well as Holistic Pelvic Care™

Melinda Burgess ~ Mama Moon Doula

 

Melinda is a birth & postpartum doula, a birth photographer, and a Beginning Mentor

Oesa Hauch ~ Mentor Directory Listing

 

Oesa is a Certified Mentor, Certified Doula & Mentor Advisor. She is currently working with the Social Justice Fund

Other Washington State Mentors

Abra Derbis ~ Chimacum ~ Mentor Directory Listing

Melanie Floerchinger ~ Spokane~ Over the Moon Birthing

Moni Madjdi~ Ellensburg ~ Anahita Birth Services