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. 



HypnoBirthing: The Mongan Method: A natural approach to a safe, easier, more comfortable birthing
by Marie Mongan

The Thinking Woman’s Guide to a Better Birth 
by Henci Goer

Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn: The Complete Guide 
by Simkin, Whalley, Keppler

The Birth Partner; Everything You Need To Know To Help A Woman Through Childbirth.
by Penny Simkin 

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth
by Ina May Gaskin


Central Ohio Doulas

Birth Workers of Central Ohio

DONA International

Ina May Gaskin, Midwife


Placenta Benefits 

Healthy Children's Center for Breastfeeding



International Placenta & Postpartum Association

Lactation Support

Jill Davis, RN, IBCLC, Reiki Master, Craniosacral Therapy
Mama's Arms Lactation Support
(614) 506-0150 

Allison Hazelbaker, PhD. IBCLC, FILCA, CST, RCST      
A.B.R.E.A.S.T. - Associates for Breastfeeding Research, Education, Advocacy, Support and Treatment
(614) 326-3504   


Columbus Midwife Collective
Homebirth Midwifery

CHOICE (Center for Human Options in Childbirth Experiences) 
Homebirth Midwifery Services & Childbirth Education
(614) 263-2229 

Columbus Midwife: Certified Nurse Midwives
Hospital Midwifery
(614) 366-3075

Pregnancy & Postpartum Fitness

Beth Francis Gupta
Prenatal/Postpartum/Partner Yoga Instruction

Balanced Yoga
3520 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43214
(614) 265-9642

Yoga on High
1081 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 291-4444


Whole Kids Pediatrics
1335 Dublin Road
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 298-5437

Dr. Carine Integrative Pediatrics
3300 Riverside Drive
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 459-4200

Dr. Tornik
209 N. Chillicothe Street
Plain City, OH 43064
(614) 873-6700        

VBAC Support

ICAN - International Cesarean Awareness Network
Support for women seeking information on cesarean prevention, vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC), emotional recovery from a cesarean, monthly group meetings and a free lending library.

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.