Odile Penet

Birth Doula, Placenta Encapsulation Specialist

Odile Penet (Pronounced “Oh-deel”) – She/Her/Hers – is a Certified Childbirth Doula (DONA International), a Postpartum Doula/Baby Nurse (IFSI, France), a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator, Certified Self-Hypnosis for Childbirth Instructor, and a PBi trained Placenta Encapsulation Specialist.

 

Odile has a degree in early childhood education, is a French native speaker and provides her services in both English and in French.

 

She has been serving families for 20 years and she has safely encapsulated hundreds of placentas, using a method based on Tradition Chinese Medicine. 

Certifications

  • PBi Trained Placenta Encapsulation Specialist

  • Certified Childbirth Doula  - DONA International

  • Postpartum Doula/Baby Nurse - IFSI, France

  • Certified Lamaze Childbirth Educator

  • Certified Self-Hypnosis for Childbirth Instructor

Accolades

  • Safely encapsulated over 240 placentas

  • Attended over 350 births as a Doula

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Odile Penet's Services:

 

Birth Doula Services

 

Doulas are trained and certified to support mothers through each step of their parenthood journey, from planning to pregnancy, birth to recovery, into parenthood.

 

A Birth Doula provides emotional, physical, and mental support to your pregnancy and birth, as well as birth planning, labor guidance, and advocacy on your behalf. 

 

You can hire Odile as a Birth or Postpartum Doula, either in Person or Online through Virtual Doula Services. She is also an expert in Placenta Encapsulation, so even if she is not your Birth Doula, she can help you with this service.

 

For Labor & Birth Support, Virtual and In-Person Doula Birth packages include:

  • Prenatal planning meeting in your home, via skype, or safely in person

  • 1 in-home postpartum visit for initial breastfeeding support and birth processing

  • On Call Phone or Email Support throughout your pregnancy and 6-weeks postpartum

  • Monthly support groups at the studio to relate to others on the physical and emotional experience of pregnancy

  • Access to Free Prenatal Yoga Classes, and Free 'Becoming Mom' Support Group