Why do we doula?
Simply put, we believe that every person deserves to very empowered and support during the birth of their baby.
Why choose Blissful Birth and Beyond?
Serving Athens for 6 years with uncompromising quality!
- Lactation Support
- Doula Services
- Childbirth Education
- Placenta Encapsulation
- Natural Parenting Products
Meet Amy McCoy – Founder of Blissful Birth and Beyond
Amy grew up in Watkinsville, Georgia. She has worked with breastfeeding women in Athens since 2012, both in private practice and in public health at WIC. In 2013 Amy decided to go completely in private practice and expand into birth work. Amy recently moved back to Georgia at the end of 2017 and is looking forward to officially launching business in 2018 based in Athens. Amy is certified as a CLC and the ALPP for lactation services, and has trained through CAPPA and The Doula Concept for Birth and Postpartum Doula.
Meet Rachel Marchette- Birth Doula
Rachel grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and moved to Athens Georgia after graduating with a Sociology and Psychology degree from The University of North Georgia, in 2014. She lives in Winterville, with her Husband and three small children. She has worked in patient care at a local hospital in the Women and Children’s unit for 2 years. She has always had a passion for helping new families have successful breastfeeding journeys, thus has begun her CLC training, and began her Doula training for a career in Birth Services under Amy McCoy in 2017. She is excited to start helping even more families with their birthing experience.
Amy and Rachel work on an alternating schedule.