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Ohio Adoption Doulas

Click on a name to learn more about that doula.  Doulas with an asterisk before their name (*) have also purchased the Adoption Doula Handbook, an extremely helpful resource filled with information, tips and resources for the adoption doula. (*) Sarah Kestel (*)Mandi Wagnild (*) Kate Newland | Sarah Nurit Popivker Elizabeth Hoos (*) Ashley… Read More Ohio Adoption Doulas

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Elizabeth Hoos

Hello! I am an adoptive mom to an adorable one year old boy. I also am the daughter of an adoptee. So adoption has played a huge role in my family! I am a trained post partum doula and am working towards official certification. I have been through those early days of adoption when the… Read More Elizabeth Hoos


Ashley Short, SBD

Ashley Short is a certified Birth and Bereavement Doula, as well as a Birth and Motherhood Photographer. We offer a full service studio located in rural Archbold, Ohio, but we service all of NW Ohio, including Toledo and the surrounding areas. As a member of PPA, IAPBP, and SBD, Ashley’s unique training provides the ultimate… Read More Ashley Short, SBD

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Mandi Wagnild

Hello, my name is Mandi Wagnild, owner of Mandi The Doula Birth Services. I’m a local DONA-trained, CBI-certified birth doula. I am also a breastfeeding and childbirth educator, certified placenta encapsulation specialist, and postpartum doula. I support a woman and her family physically and emotionally during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period. I provide… Read More Mandi Wagnild