Rachel is the co-owner of Birth Journeys, a childbirth education organization offering a wide range of birth and postpartum services for growing families in the greater Burlington area. For nearly a decade Rachel has had the pleasure of supporting hundreds of families on their paths to parenthood. Through her work as a labor and postpartum doula and childbirth educator, Rachel offers compassionate, intuitive, and evidence based support tailored to the individual families needs.
In addition to her work at Birth Journeys and teaching classes at Evolution Prenatal and Family Yoga, Rachel works for the Vermont Department of Health as a Breastfeeding Counselor for WIC. Rachel holds a BA in Human Services and Psychology and is a Certified Yoga Teacher (CYT200), certified doula and childbirth educator (BAI), certified in MotherMassage ® for pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period, and is a CAPPA trained lactation educator and a Certified Calm Birth instructor. Outside of work you can find Rachel spending time with her husband and two children, in the yoga studio, hiking or enjoying live music.