The Ohio Doula

Support and Education for the Birthing Year

Experienced Birth Doulas for Labor Support. Postpartum Support, Placenta Encapsulation , HypnoBirthing, Childbirth Education, Lactation Support for the birthing year. 

Who are the Dayton Doulas?

Jennifer Bailey has been a certified DONA Birth Doula since 2012. She has attended over 170 births. She is passionate about supporting women and their families through pregnancy, childbirth, and the early post-partum period. Jen trained in 2012 with DONA for Labor Support and in 2015 with DONA for Postpartum Support. She is Rebozo and TENS unit certified. She is also certified with Healthy Children as a Lactation Counselor. She has had the opportunity to support birth in hospitals, at home, and in the birth center in Dayton. These have included induction, spontaneous labor, water birth, cesarean and VBAC. Jen lives in Columbus, Ohio with her husband, David, her two children, Zoë and Zeke, and one sweet husky.


Linsey Griffith has been a birth professional for over 10 years. She is a compassionate and experienced Doula, Childbirth Educator and Placenta Encapsulator. She completed Labor Doula training with DONA in 2007 and with ToLabor in 2015. She is currently certified with DONA. She certified with HypnoBirthing International in 2013 and trained with Childbirth International in Childbirth Education in 2011. She is trained with IPPA for Placenta Encapsulation and DONA for Postpartum Doula. She is also Rebozo and TENS unit certified. Linsey has attended over 200 births in many settings, including hospitals, homes, and birth centers. Her experience includes unblocked births, medicated births, VBACs, cesareans, water-birth, spontaneous labor, inductions, and losses. Linsey lives in Delaware, Ohio with her husband Ken and her two children, Tesla and Finnegan.

For all Dayton Support Services you have two Doulas, whom you will meet prenatally, so you will be ensured care. 


Labor Support: $1300

Postpartum Support: $40 per hour

Lactation Support: $200

Placenta Encapsulation: $300

HypnoBirthing Private Class: $600

Birth Basics Class: $200

New Parents Class: $175

Rebozo Closing : $175

TENS rental: $45 + $25 refundable deposit with agreement. Includes 1 set of electrodes and batteries. 


Basic - Birth Basics, Labor Support, Lactation Support, TENS Rental, Placenta Encapsulation*: $1950

Ultimate Care - Birth Basics, Labor Support, Lactation Support, Placenta Encapsulation, TENS Rental, and 15 hours Postpartum Support*: $2500

*Lactation Support and Placenta Encapsulation may be traded for Postpartum Support or New Parents Class or Rebozo Closing Ceremony*


Client Form: Labor Contract

Client Form: Postpartum Contract

Client Form: TENS Contract

Client Form: TENS Provider Consent

Client Form: Placenta Encapsulation Contract





The Ohio Doula
6660 N. High Street, Suite 1G, Columbus, OH 43085
(614) 467-0534


Experienced Birth Doulas for Labor Support. Postpartum Support, Placenta Encapsulation, HypnoBirthing, Childbirth Education and Lactation Support.
Serving Central Ohio and the Dayton area.