“Are you a new or aspiring birth doula? Are you wondering how to get your business off and running with a great start? With this mentorship program you have the opportunity to learn from Sarah, an experienced birth doula who has run a successful doula business for 10 years, attending over 375 births. Get your business off to an incredible start, boost your confidence and learn skills from one of the busiest and successful doulas in the area.”
What's in it for me?
Access to Sarah 24/7 for questions, resources, business advice, etc. Guidance in creating forms, contracts, etc.
Become a pro at interviewing with potential clients
Learn how to respond to client questions and concerns
Participate with Sarah in prenatal and postpartum visits
Attend births with Sarah, learning hands on skills, when/how to step in and help, what to say and how to phrases things with clients, medical staff, etc.
Attend approximately 2 births per month with Sarah
Debrief with Sarah after each birth to learn more in depth about particular situations and scenarios
What is my commitment?
12 month commitment to attend interviews, prenatal visits, births and postpartum visits with Sarah (an average of 2-3 appointments per week and 2 births per month). Mutual dates to be agreed upon but it is important that you have a very flexible schedule with reliable childcare (if needed). This program will run approximately from April 2019 to April 2020.
Take this mentorship seriously, being respectful of Sarah’s time and the client’s time.
Must be able to keep strict confidentiality in regards to the client.
Fee is $1200. Payment arrangements of $100/month are acceptable for a full 12 month commitment.
Sarah will email you once she has received your application and will schedule a day to meet with you. You will then be notified if you have been selected as Sarah’s new mentee. Be ready to start client interviews and appointments very soon!
Contact Sarah at 206-719-6965 (call or text) or email DoulaTacoma@gmail.com
What are past mentee's saying?
“Sarah walked me through how to best comfort and support her clients and really allowed me to get a taste of what it would be like to work as a professional doula.”
“Sarah’s advice, support and encouragement through our entire journey were invaluable!”
“Sarah’s calm, nurturing demeanor, complimented by her confidence and dedication to her clients, was a gift to see and learn from.”
“Sarah is knowledgeable, kind and patient with her apprentices. I enjoyed getting to learn from her without being judged for my lack of experience.”
“I would highly recommend apprenticing with Sarah if you have the opportunity. You will learn from the best and gain a wealth of knowledge for the future!”