Meet Michele Kolakowski CD & PCD(DONA), CLC, RMT, iBirth™App Expert

Michele is the owner of Sanctuary Healing Arts LLC devoted to hands-on healing arts for women and their wee ones. She provides birth and postpartum doula care and massage therapy in Boulder County, Colorado and surrounding communities. Michele is passionate about improving maternity and newborn care – one pregnancy, one birth and one new family at […]

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Meet Selena Shelley, MA, CD, LCCE, CHBE; iBirth™App Expert

Selena Shelley,  is a psychotherapist specializing in work with pregnant childhood sexual abuse and other trauma survivors. She is also a birth doula, and has learned a great deal from her clients about maternity care practices and how they can affect childhood sexual abuse survivors. For more information on her work, please visit her website […]

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Meet Julie Tupler, RN: iBirth™App Expert

Julie is a Registered Nurse, Certified Childbirth Educator and Certified Personal Trainer. She developed the Maternal Fitness® Program in 1990 and for over 20 years has been teaching and developing the Tupler Technique® Program for treatment of diastasis recti for women, men and children. America’s most well-known surgeon, Dr. Oz, calls Julie an “expert” on […]

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Meet Kate Kripke, LCSW: iBirth™ Expert

Kate lives and practices in Boulder, Colorado, where she spends much of her time training ObGyns, Midwives, Pediatricians, Nurses, and Childbirth Educators on issues related to Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders. Kate is also the Colorado state coordinator of Postpartum Support International. Kate has been working with individuals and groups in periods of transition and change […]

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