Mitzi Gerber (she/her)
Mitzi is a Labour Doula with twenty five plus years experience supporting women before, during and after birth. She obtained her training through Matrona and holds a Holistic Labour Doula Certification. She has also completed training through Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA) as well as Doulas Of North America, (DONA training). She has completed the Lamaze Childbirth Educator and the Lactation Educator program with CAPPA. Mitzi is a current Doula Association of Edmonton (DAE) Member.
Mitzi believes that birth is a transformational experience encompassing mind, body spirit. She believes in empowering women to discover their own path giving birth. It is both an honour and a privilege to witness the birth of a family.
"You are constructing your own reality with the choices you make . . . or don't make. If you really want a healthy pregnancy and joyful birth, and you truly understand that you are the one in control, then you must examine what you have or haven't done so far to create the outcome you want."
Kim Wildner- Mother's Intention: How Belief Shapes Birth
"When you know better, you do better" Maya Angelou
Mitzi sat on the executive board of the Doula Association of Edmonton for many years
Additional Training: Spinning Babies, Advanced Peanut Ball use, Rebozo Techniques, and various other workshops & webinars.
Labour Doula LE(CAPPA)
Holistic Doula (Matrona Certified)
Lamaze trained Childbirth Educator
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Certified Holistic Doula