MotherWise Doula ServicesAvailabilityMeet DebraResourcesContact MeDebra Shelden

Five reasons why you need a doula.

Seattle & Eastside Doula Services

"Debra’s knowledge and experience put me at ease, and I truly believe she brought my wife and I closer together, sharing in the magic of birth. Words can never express our love for her. She’s become more than a doula to us... she’s part of our family." E.A.

Welcome to MotherWise Birth & Postpartum Services!

In my 11 years as a birth doula, it has been my privilege to witness more than 400 women in the midst of their awesome strength and power. I am able to remind women that these are qualities that they can access in their daily lives. I come to this field with passion, compassion, and a commitment to helping women and their families have a birth and postpartum experience that is one they will remember with clarity and a sense of accomplishment.  Read what "my" families have said!

I offer many different levels of guidance and support throughout the various stages of your childbearing year.

I invite you to browse my doula services which include:

It is my goal to help you gain the knowledge and confidence you will need to empower yourself as you prepare for the life changing experiences of childbirth and parenting. I wish you a wonderful birth!

"If a doula were a drug, it would be unethical not to use it. " John H. Kennell, MD
“Giving birth should be your greatest achievement not your greatest fear.” ~ Jane Weideman