Julianna Mendelsohn

As my husband and I moved through our own adoption journey, I realized that there were missing elements of support for both prospective adoptive parents and expectant parents and birth families. My goal is to provide a service which helps fill in the “gaps” of other training or support all members of the triad receive… Read More Julianna Mendelsohn


Melissa King

I’m a DONA trained doula (completing certification), certified lactation counselor, and adoption doula. My goal as a birth doula is to help you feel at peace and confident in your upcoming birth. As a birth mother, your birth story is one that you will remember for your whole life, and I want to help make… Read More Melissa King


Melissa Formby, SBD

Melissa is a certified Childbirth Educator, Lactation counselor, and Labor, Birth & Bereavement Doula. Melissa’s goal is to walk along side women from maternity to motherhood. She has been teaching and supporting families since 2013. Melissa is married and has three children.   Melissa Formby, SBD website


Gail Faler, SBD

Hello Everyone, My name is Gail Faler and I am a nurse who has worked with mothers and babies for my whole adult working life. As a mother of 3 grown children, 1 full term stillbirth and 3 grandchildren, I have taken on a new role as a Stillbirthday Doula. This certification allows me to… Read More Gail Faler, SBD

North Carolina

Jessica Sicca

As an adoptee myself this cause is something so close to my heart. To walk this journey with families both sides of adoption would be an honor. Jessica Sicca website


Jessica Duquette, SBD

I am a Stillbirthday Birth and Bereavement Doula, a Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula through Doula Trainings International (DTI), a certified lactation counselor as well as an Occupational Therapist. I am a wife as well as a mother to a rambunctious little boy. I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology along with a… Read More Jessica Duquette, SBD