Hi, I’m Kathryn!
I’m honored to be your Placenta Encapsulation Specialist! I started my career as a doula in 2013 and began encapsulation in early 2013 as well. I trained with Elizabeth Davis in a hands on midwifery intensive, which first introduced me to the wonderful placenta in depth. I have been trained in bloodborne pathogens specific to placenta encapsulation, as well as many hours of education due to owning a tattoo business with my partner. I hold a current California Safe Food Handlers card as well. My passion is helping you find joy and ease in the major transitions that are birth and parenting. I’m a book nerd and science enthusiast. I excelled in biology and chemistry and love applying that knowledge to the world of herbs and traditional medicine.
Fun Fact: I have an associates degree in Automotive Technology. I fixed cars until I was 8 months pregnant with my first child. I planned on owning an auto repair shop someday. Becoming a parent sure is transformative!
Kathryn is the best, she was very helpful with my placenta encapsulation. I appreciated her kindness and all the assistance she offered me. I did not use her as a doula this time but definitely next time around. Thank you Kathryn for everything, the pills are working out great, and I loved the umbilical cord keepsake.Lizeth ~ Antioch, CA
AREAS I SERVE
Serving the San Francisco Bay Area, including the East Bay, Lamorinda, Tri-Vally and Delta Valley. Cities include Tracy, Stockton, Livermore, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Ramon, Danville, Brentwood, Discovery Bay, Oakley, Antioch, Bay Point, Concord, Martinez, Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek, Moraga, Lafayette, Orinda, Berkeley, Oakland, Albany, Richmond, and Pinole.
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HOSPITALS I SERVE
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Alameda County Medical Center - Highlands, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Dameron Hospital, Eden Medical Center, John Muir Medical Center – Walnut Creek, Kaiser – Antioch, Kaiser – Oakland, Kaiser – Walnut Creek, Saint Joseph’s Medical Center of Stockton, San Joaquin General Hospital, San Ramon Regional Medical Center, Sutter Delta Medical Center, Sutter Tracy Community Hospital, and Valleycare Medical Center.
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