Jen Walts

Contact Info

Wind and Water Doula Care
Experience supporting Unmedicated, Medicated, & Cesarean Births (In Hospital, Birth Center, or Home Births)
Booking for 2023 (Birth Doula Care & HypnoBirthing® Classes)
Serving Western MA & beyond
Jen Walts

Professional Qualifications

$1500 (Birth Doula Care) ; $495 HypnoBirthing® 5 Week Series
Baystate Franklin Medical Center, Baystate Medical Center, Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Fairview Hospital, Hartford Hospital, Home Birth, Out-of-Hospital Birth Center
Anxiety and Phobias, Babywearing Support, Birth After Loss, Blessingways/Mother Blessings, Breastfeeding Support, Children with Special Needs, Elective Cesarean, Homebirth, LGBTQ+ Families, Meal Preparation, Nutrition, Optimal Fetal Positioning, Parents with Disabilities, Photography, Single Parents, Sleep, Teen Parents, Trauma Informed Care, Twins/Multiples, Unmedicated Birth, Vaginal Birth After Cesarean, Waterbirth
  • Wind & Water Doula Care provides mindful, evidence-based birth support and postpartum doula care with the opportunity to explore other uniquely tailored services: HypnoBirthing® childbirth education, private childbirth education (Your Family Has Options), birth photography, and birth story listening sessions. 

Wind & Water Doula Care will offer uniquely empathic service from prenatal to postpartum. I trust in your body, your values, & your birth preferences. I plan to support your deep birthing desires & postpartum needs. We will use strategies to help manage what sensations occur within your body during pregnancy, labor, and beyond. I will be a companion and advocate for all of my clients, and I would be honored to be on your team of support & care.
- Jen Walts
Wind & Water Doula Care

HOW I SUPPORT: I focus on honoring, witnessing, and providing full presence during a life-altering transformation for your family. I’m a firm believer that you have everything you need inside of you to have a gentle labor & birth experience. I use a trauma-informed, empathic approach to support you. I provide evidence-based information, practices, and techniques to help support your family’s decision-making from your prenatal to your postpartum journey. I even believe, with the right support and resources, labor & birth can be healing. I will encourage clients to have active & open communication with their provider to make informed decisions outside of my scope of practice.

WHO I SUPPORT: I support ALL types of desired birth experiences and outcomes. I believe in the birthing person’s body, and I also believe in modern medicine. I am proud to support all families with a variety of configurations, all cultural backgrounds, all religious preferences, BIPOC, and LGBTQ+ community. As a white cisgender female, I am committed to learning more about policy change efforts in maternal healthcare. I will continue to explore ways in which racist and sexist policies and practices are deeply engrained in the healthcare system. I will be an advocate for social change which aims to dismantle the sexist and racist structures present within the current system. I will always be learning, and I am eager to continue to do this work.

Jen Walts