Introducing Triangle Mothercare Doulas


DONA and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula, Certified HUG Your Baby Teacher and Triangle Mothercare Postpartum Consultant.  Heather has helped many mothers with breastfeeding (including extended breastfeeding) and pumping support, bottle-feeding guidance, sleep coaching and helping families establish daytime routines for their babies.  She especially loves caring for babies overnight so mom wakes up super refreshed from a peaceful night of sleep!


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CAPPA certified, Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula and lactation educator.  Jen has been helping moms get breastfeeding off to a good start since 1995, especially with multiples!  She loves helping parents get their babies on track to sleeping peacefully (really, the whole family sleeps peacefully when Jen is there!).



Triangle Mothercare postpartum doula and Mother/Baby RN at Duke.  Judith is so passionate about helping new mothers care for and learn about their babies.  She has extensive breastfeeding/pumping experience (especially right after birth) and knows how important it is to take the time to teach new moms how to get breastfeeding off to a start.  Moms describe Judith as having a very nurturing and peaceful presence.  Judith has experience with multiples and can work nights and days.



Triangle Mothercare postpartum doula, CAPPA-trained postpartum doula, Perinatal Technician and Medical/Nursing Assistant.  Tracy has over a decade of experience working with new babies and families…in the delivery room, NICU, pediatric office and in homes.  Tracy can help with breastfeeding support and/or bottle-feeding guidance, breastfeeding and pumping challenges, soothing techniques and newborn sleeping tips!  She also has experience with multiples.



DONA trained and Triangle Mothercare trained postpartum doula.  Allison has also worked as a pediatric chaplain resident at UNC.  Allison has been helping families and new babies for several years.  She can help with breastfeeding and pumping challenges, teach you how to soothe your baby and give tips on how to promote good nighttime sleep (for you and baby)!  Allison has experience with multiples and is available days and nights.



CAPPA and Triangle Mothercare trained postpartum doula.  Sara has been helping mothers care for their babies for over 15 years and is experienced with multiples.  She loves helping other mothers find their “groove” after bringing home their new addition.  Whether it’s breastfeeding support, newborn soothing techniques or cooking up a good meal, Sara is ready to help!



DONA certified and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Debbie is also a birth doula, certified lactation counselor, infant massage therapist also leads several mom meet-up groups around the Triangle area.  She has extensive experience with singletons and multiples.  Debbie is also known as the “baby whisperer!”



CAPPA and Triangle Mothercare trained postpartum doula.  She has a real passion for helping mothers with breastfeeding, offering tips to help fussy babies and helping moms to organize their days to allow for some free time (figuring out how to fit in a shower won’t be a problem with Renee’s help!).  Renee has also helped many breastfeeding mothers preparing to go back to work.  Renee is also a twin!



DONA and Triangle Mothercare trained postpartum doula. Leah has a real talent for helping families get restful sleep at night. She can teach you all about swaddling, the 5 S’s and can help make overnight feedings go smoothly so you can get back to sleep.  If feedings aren’t going well, Leah can also help offer breastfeeding support and/or bottle-feeding guidance.  Leah can accommodate up to 5 nights a week!


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DONA certified and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Missy has spent the last several years helping mothers with breastfeeding support, bottle-feeding guidance and organizing a good daytime routine to help babies nap well (so mom can take a nap!).  She has experience with singletons and twins.



Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula and former RN in a neonatal unit.  Joan loves to help parents get the rest they need at night by caring for their baby (or babies).  She can provide support in breastfeeding, pumping and bottle-feeding.  Joan is a great swaddler!  She continues to stay up to date on the latest evidence-based research in caring for newborns.


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DONA and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula and RN.  Amanda has found her expertise is caring for preemies and multiples, which has included triplets!  She has helped many families get rest at night while she cares for their babies, and every family she has helped keeps calling for her to come back!


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CAPPA and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Terri has been providing support in breastfeeding, pumping and teaching parents how to soothe their babies for several years.  She has experience caring for singletons, multiples and can help mom establish organized daytime routines to help with older siblings.


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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula and RN.  Ellen is also a DONA-trained birth doula and has volunteered her services at a local hospital.  She has been a lending ear to many moms during middle of the night feedings.


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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula and RN.  Tyanne has cared for singletons and multiples.  She has come to the rescue many nights for moms who need sleep…and need it now!  Tyanne also worked with UNC Healthcare for several years in the Newborn/Maternity Care and Women’s Services on the Mother/Baby Unit as well as a home visiting nurse with new mothers and newborns.


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Ellen H.

Triangle Mothercare postpartum doula, DONA-certified postpartum doula and HUG Your Baby Teacher.  Ellen’s nurturing personality has made her part of many new families as a doula.  She can help get breastfeeding off to a good start and will help you figure out a daytime routine that fits you and your family’s needs.  Ellen also has experience with multiples!


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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  To start with, Traci breastfed all 7 of her children!  From a personal standpoint, Traci is a breastfeeding expert!  Traci has been gifted with the ability to help any family welcome their new baby in to their home.  After (and during) she makes sure mom and baby are taken care of she can help care for siblings, take care of housework and help prepare meals for hungry families!


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DONA-trained postpartum and birth doula.  Bronwyn grew up on a ranch in South Africa where she had the opportunity to be a part of many of the staff members’ births and helped them during the postpartum time!  She has helped many women with breastfeeding, newborn care (including teaching about infant sleep patterns) and care for siblings.  Bronwyn is a mother of two…she breastfed both for 12 months.


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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula and certified professional direct-entry midwife.  Andriana worked for 6 months at an Oregon birth center as a postpartum midwife where she provided care to new families in the first 24 to 48 hours postpartum.  She recently moved back to North Carolina to be closer to her family and to help new families in the Triangle area!


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DONA-trained postpartum and birth doula.  Sandra has many years of experience caring for new families and their new babies.  She can help you with breastfeeding support, teach you baby soothing techniques and help with other children during the day…and she also offers overnight support so parents can experience waking up feeling refreshed again!


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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Brittany has helped families care for their new babies since she was a teenager.  She will make sure you get the sleep you need while providing nurturing care for your baby.


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CAPPA-trained postpartum doula.  Carol is eager to help any family transition to life with baby!  Whether it’s breastfeeding support, bottle-feeding guidance, caring for other children (four-legged children included!) or helping to cook up a delicious meal, Carol can help.



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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Sheila was a baby nanny in Maui for many years before moving to North Carolina.  She provides overnight support caring for baby (or babies) while parents get a good night’s sleep.


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DONA and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula, Certified Reiki Master and Clinical Hypnotherapist.  Diane’s professional training and experience in breastfeeding support can help any mom get off to a good start.  She also loves to provide overnight support (which not only includes baby care but also quiet household chores like laundry and dishes) to help mom and dad get the rest they need.


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DONA and Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Jenna has cared for newborns (including preemies) with colic, reflux and sleep issues.  Along with caring for babies with these common but difficult issues, Jenna can also help care for mom as she heals during the first few weeks after delivery.  Her household management skills are awesome too!


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Triangle Mothercare-trained postpartum doula.  Danyel has had the pleasure of staying at home with her baby (and successfully breastfeeding!), but wants to help other mothers enjoy their time at home with their new addition.  Along with helping mom care for her new baby Danyel can help with light housekeeping, care for other children, run errands, prepare snacks and even help send out birth announcements!