additional resources

The Birth and Wellness Center of Arlington partners with a number of childbirth experts. Our goal is not only to provide expert care, but to be a trustworthy resource for other services that will help to make your experience a memorable one.



Courtney Butts, Soulfully Rooted Birth; 469.333.1596
Courtney is a Certified Doula as well as a Licensed Master Social Worker. Courtney couples her passion for working with survivors of trauma with her love of all things pregnancy, birth and baby.

Gail Wooster and Tristan Martinez, All in the Nest Doulas | 817.223.9620 or 817.980.7626
All in the Nest is a team of DONA certified doulas who use their experience and a wide variety of tools to help their clients plan and achieve their desired birth. They offer a variety of services!

Cheryl Johnson, OmBalance, Ayurvedic Doula Services | 214.402.8065
Cheryl is an Ayurvedic, DONA certified doula of 10 years, with certifications for hypnobirthing as well as lamaze labor support. She’s studied all over the world including the Rasa Ayurvedic Women’s Clinic in India and The Farm in Tennessee.

Celia Aldape, With Guided Hands
On top of being a Certified Doula, passionate about serving families through their childbearing journey, Celia is a Certified Prenatal Massage Therapist, providing prenatal and postpartum massage and also provides an array of other services.

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childbirth education

Gail Wooster, All in the Nest Doulas; 817.223.9620
As well as being a DONA certified doula, Gail is also a childbirth educator. She offers a 5-session childbirth education class at the birth center where you will dive deep into the preparation for an out-of-hospital birth.

Althea C. Hurd - Birth Education
Althea is driven to empower moms-to-be to achieve joyful and memorable births. Childbirth classes include nutrition during pregnancy, coping with labor, birthing positions and much more. You can reach Althea for private birth classes or group sessions by phone or facebook!

Cheryl Johnson 214.402.8065;
Cheryl has cultivated almost two decades of holistic expertise. She offers a wide variety of services. As far as CBE, she offers HypnoBirthing Childbirth Education. For her info regarding doula services, see below!

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birth photographers

Alyson Osborn, Aly Renee Photography 817.771.8444

Elaine Baca, Lane B Photography; 210.381.6718

Kim Hammond, Kimberly Hammond Photography; 214.687.2242


lactation support

For Babies Sake

Katie Dunning, IBCLC
Katie is a world-renowned, brilliant lactation consultant. She resides in Washington state but is always available for phone-consult and facetime/skype sessions, by donation only.


PSI HelpLine (english and spanish)

Call 1-800-944-4773 or Text 503-894-9453
The PSI HelpLine is a toll-free telephone number anyone can call to get basic information, support, and resources. The PSI HelpLine is not a crisis hotline and does not handle emergencies. People in crisis should call their care providers, their local emergency number or the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Apoyo de PSI para las familias hispano parlantes
1-800-944-4773, #1
Llame al número de teléfono gratuito para obtener recursos, apoyo e información gratuita. Déjenos un mensaje y un voluntario le devolverá la llamada.