After Birth Service


Helpful Resources

Michigan Doulas or Midwives:
Cheri Hentschel, CD(DONA), serving Muskegon County and surrounding areas (Montague, Whitehall, Greater Muskegon Area, Fremont, Gd Haven) -ttp:// 231.893.7939

Pauline Rzepecki, RN, CHt, HBCE, 248-918-9075; 725 S. Adams Road, Suite 198, Birmingham, MI 48009. Contact: [email protected] or web:

Karlye McNeely RN, BSN, HBCE, CH--Doula and Hypno-birthing services in Holland/Zeeland and surrounding west Michigan.  Call: 616.879.0411 or [email protected]
Laura Slater, Traditional Midwife, serving mothers within a 70-mile radius of Grand Rapids, MI. Contact: 616-456-5967 or
Deb Rhizal, Ann Arbor area Doula, instructor, pregnancy/postpartum consultant and more! Visit her website at for information on the range of services offered by this experienced practitioner.
Midwifery Matters Birth Center, Greenville, MI:
Offering a home-like setting for a family-centered, safe birth, staffed by qualified midwives.

Placenta Specialists / Midwives We Recommend From Other States:
CA:  Kristina Wingeier, Certified Birth Doula, Apprentice/Student Midwife, SF Bay Area, East Bay, Marin; also offering placenta encapsulation and remedy services.

CA: Greater Sacramento Area, CA, Including but not limited to Sacramento County, El Dorado County, Yolo County, Solano County, Placer County, & San Joaquin County. Services Offered: TCM Placenta Encapsulation; 916-934-3333; [email protected] -

Important Support Services:
Lamaze Childbirth Education: Diane Kutter: Serving West Michigan; 616-531-5274

Lamaze Instructor: Jennifer Roskamp, LCCE; Byron Center, MI; 616-550-9081
[email protected]

Jan Slama: Helping women heal emotional, physiological, mental and physical pain, and teaching them how to continue the healing in themselves. Latest info on prescription drugs, including potential birth defects.

Recommended Reading:

The Healing Code by Alexander Loyd, ND and Ben Johnson, MD

Memory in the Cells by Luis Angel Diaz

The Subtle Body - an Encyclopedia of Your Energetic Anatomy by Cyndi Dale

A Homeopathic Handbook of Natural Remedies by Linda Josephson

Homeopathic Medicine for Children and Infants by Dana Ullman, MPH

Homeopathy for Pregnancy, Birth and Your Baby's First Year by Miranda Castro





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