END-OF-LIFE DOULA DIRECTORY

end-of-life doula certification

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Service providers listed in the End-of-Life Doula (EOLD) Directory may or may not have received formal doula training through Lifespan Doulas, LLC. Inclusion of a practitioner on this list is NOT an endorsement by Lifespan Doulas, LLC. You are encouraged to investigate service providers by checking references and credentials. For help identifying questions to ask a prospective doula provider, and to learn more about the process of engaging the services of an EOLD, please see our How to Hire a Doula: A Consumer's Guide to Getting the Help You Need.

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MICHIGAN

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JANE GIVENS & DEBBIE EISENBISE

END-OF-LIFE DOULAS

Though the Threshold, LLP
269-409-1632
info@throughthethreshold.org

We assist and accompany individuals and serve families through navigating the complexities of end of life. Our services and consultations include individualized solutions, advance care planning, logistical support, care coordination, and life review and celebration. We facilitate workshops encouraging conversation about aging and end of life for civic/professional groups and faith communities.

Greater SW Michigan area

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MICHIGAN

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KIRSTEN HAGEMEISTER

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

248-561-6223
kmama07@yahoo.com

Offerings include (but not limited to)
Non-Medical Direct Care
Companionship
Respite Care
Bedside Presence/Sitting Vigil
Grief Support
Life Review
Advanced Care Planning
Living Wake/Home Funeral Planning

I am honored to serve throughout this daunting yet profound and deeply meaningful experience.

Metro Detroit and surrounding area

MICHIGAN

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JESSICA KILBOURN, MA, LMT, CEOLD

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

734-417-4522
jkilbourn@emich.edu

I am happy, honored and humbled to be involved in any aspect of the dying process with the dying, their beloveds and family members, from first diagnosis through hospice, active dying, vigiling and after death, in their home or care setting. All faiths, cultures, religious practices, sexual orientations and gender identities welcome. I am certified through Lifespan Doulas.

Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti/SE Michigan area

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MICHIGAN

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SARAH REVER KELLY

END-OF-LIFE DOULA
Friend at the End - End of Life Doula Care
313-817-2336
sarahreverkelly@gmail.com
 
Ensuring comfort and support of the dying and their families by offering an array of customized services for all humans. Consultations to discover unmet needs, customized packages of comfort care with Reiki and Yoga Therapy as well as companionship/respite, transportation, planning, resources,  education, and more. Easing stress and worry through the end. 

Metro Detroit Area

MICHIGAN

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TOULA SARATSIS

END-OF-LIFE DOULA, HOME FUNERAL GUIDE

734-604-8756
toulasaratsis@gmail.com

Maintaining hope and dignity during the dying process empowers a holistic approach to decision making. My mission is to assist clients and their families by providing services that promotes well-being for end of life and after death care. Specializing in perinatal and pediatric support.

OHIO and MICHIGAN

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CHRISTI FAE LYNN

END-OF-LIFE DOULA
Gentle Guidings
419-575-5557
christi@GentleGuidings.com
 
Gentle Guidings offers a variety of professional supportive services to assist individuals with an end-of-life prognosis, as well as their love-ones and caretakers.
Christi Lynn is a certified End-of-life Doula, with multiple service-affiliated credentials and wealth of experience and resources.

NW Ohio and SE Michigan 

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ILLINOIS

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CATHALENE SILVER, LCPC, LMFT

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

815-513-8485
info@cathalenesilver.com

LCPC and LMFT in Illinois. Phone sessions for counseling. Pro-bono and self-pay only. Volunteer at Joliet Community Hospice starting soon.
Grief/Bereavement/Trauma experience.

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INDIANA

end-of-life doula

KITTY DOWNEY

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

Thru the Next Door
812.786.9464
thruthenextdoor@yahoo.com

Emotional and spiritual support to the dying and their family (including vigiling services). As an end-of-life doula, my services include companionship and short respite care. I offer a variety of approaches to make going Thru the Next Door a little less scary. NEDA (National End-of-Life Doula Alliance) proficient.

Southern Indiana & Metro Louisville

INDIANA

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BARBARA MARSHALL

END-OF-LIFE DOULA & ELDER CARE CONSULTANT

Graceful Passage
317-908-3399
barb.gracefulpassage@gmail.com

It is my honor and privilege to advocate, navigate and assist those in dying well. End of Life Doula, Advance Care Planning, Elder Care Consultant, Vigiling, Companionship, Family mediator/facilitator. Certified thru Doulagivers and NEDA proficient, Professional member of the Aging Life Care Association.
Serving all of Central Indiana.

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NEVADA

LYNN BRAZELL

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

lynn.brazell1@gmail.com

Retired LVNLPN and NEDA proficient.

Serving the Las Vegas area

NEVADA

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KATHALEEN (KATE) MARTIN

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

Wholehearted Warrior Wellness
theyogapearl@yahoo.com

Serving Northern Nevada

Kate is honored to serve you as companion along this part of your journey through services such as guided meditations to bring peace, Therapeutic Yoga, Healing Touch, advocacy, legacy work, assisting with end of life tasks, as a celebrant, and with grief support for the dying person and loved ones.

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WASHINGTON

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MAUREEN KURES

ADVANCE CARE PLANNING / FAMILY FACILITATOR

Radiant Mourning
425-765-0661
maureen@radiantmourning.com

Advance Care Planning and Family Meeting Facilitation through 1:1 consulting, group workshops, 5-week online course, and 2 - 4 hour family meeting facilitation to share end-of-life wishes with those that matter most to you.

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TORONTO, ONTARIO

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DENYSE BURNS

END-OF-LIFE DOULA

Dying to Talk
denyse@dying2talk.com

My goal as an end-of-life doula is to support and help the client and family through the process. This includes educating, empowering and encouraging client and family to discuss and make the important decisions that need to be made. Having a plan ensures that the care received at the end of life.

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MICHIGAN

KEISHA GLAZIER
Metro Detroit, and surrounding areas
810-295-5653
Asadoulservices@gmail.com

MICHIGAN

AMY PARK-GOEDDEKE
Metro Detroit area
248-921-7649
amy.parkg@outlook.com

MICHIGAN

HEATHER THOMPSON
Kalamazoo/Paw Paw, MI
303-918-3166
Hsthompsonbme@hotmail.com

ALASKA

JUSTINE BAKER
Fairbanks Area
702-409-0006
writertc@gmail.com

ARIZONA

LISA SALDANA, MAG, CDD, CPG
Maricopa County
480-454-5674
appliedgerontology@email.com

ARIZONA

PAMELA SPECK
Gilbert, AZ
480-510-3632
pamela@atranquiltransition.com

CALIFORNIA

LISA FELDSTEIN
San Francisco Bay Area
415-264-0105
lisa@lisafeldstein.com

CALIFORNIA

CATHI NYE
Ventura County, CA
805-207-3358
cnye1980@icloud.com

CALIFORNIA

MARY GRACE
Los Angeles, CA
310-344-5050
marygrace@pacbell.net

COLORADO

VANESSA JOHNSTON
Denver, CO
303-241-3396
vanessaljohnston@gmail.com

COLORADO

HEATHER THOMPSON
Westminster, CO
130-391-8316
Hsthompsonbme@hotmail.com

CONNECTICUT

LISA FELDSTEIN
415-264-0105
lisa@lisafeldstein.com

CONNECTICUT

LESLIE-ALIN TEWES, MPA-HealthCare, CMC, LNHA, C.-Geron, BA-Psy, CEAA, CMDCP
203-826-9206
LeslieAlin@TewesCARES.com

FLORIDA

KIM DORMAN
Ocala - Marion County, FL
352-807-4310
kimgdorman@gmail.com

FLORIDA

LOYAL HANDS
Orange County, FL
407-733-2247
Care@Loyal-Hands.com

FLORIDA

LISA PATTERSON
Englewood, FL
248-516-9862
lisaeverspatterson@gmail.com

GEORGIA

DEANNA LAWRENCE
Marietta, GA
678-480-6760
LJLGa01@yahoo.com

GEORGIA

KECIA RAY
Cleveland, GA area
770-241-8304
Keciarey@gmai.com

GEORGIA

STACI SOKOL
Metro Atlanta GA
404-358-7752
staci@gracefuljourneyatl.com

GEORGIA

LISA ANN WHEELER
Augusta, GA
914-772-8065
lisaannwheeler@outlook.com

ILLINOIS

JULIE IVERSON
Oak Park, Chicago
and surrounding suburbs, IL
773-497-0901
jliverson@mac.com

ILLINOIS

SANDRA COYNER
DuPage County
630-803-7366
Sandracoyner@yahoo.com

ILLINOIS

LISA MILLER
Cook, DuPage, and Will Counties
708-382-0690
lifescopedoula@outlook.com

IOWA

TERESA CODER
863-224-7690
kevinteresacoder@yahoo.com

IOWA

STEPHANIE DAWSON
Cedar Falls, IA
310-252-2133
stephcdawson@hotmail.com

LOUISIANA

ANDREA NORTH
New Orleans, LA
312-590-4686
a.north.mail@gmail.com

MAINE

JUNE FITZPATRICK
Damariscotta, ME
207-380-3192
jfitzpatrick977@gmail.com

MAINE

REV. STEVE REDDY
Portland, ME
207-542-7008
stevereddy58@gmail.com

MARYLAND

YVETTE J. BENJAMIN
Metro D.C. and surrounding area
240-793-8172
yvette@compassionatetransformation
.com

MARYLAND

ROBYN GALLIANO
808-673-1559
Robynrgalliano@gmail.com

MASSACHUSETTS

LISA CAPPABIANCA
Central MA
774-823-3069
lisa@meaningfulpassings.com

MASSACHUSETTS

ELLEN MARY GASKILL
Martha's Vineyard, MA
508-558-0030
emgaskill59@gmail.com

MASSACHUSETTS

EMILY ELIOT MILLER
Western Massachusetts & NYC
917-748-9479
eemiller@deathjewel.com

MINNESOTA

JANA JUSTUS
Rochester, MN and surrounding area
715-308-3964
jana@janarosedoula.com

MINNESOTA

JANE WHITLOCK
Minneapolis/St.Paul Metro area
651-829-1235
jvwhit@gmail.com

MISSOURI

MICKEY HAVENER
Columbia, MO
573-808-5541
doulamickey@socket.net

MISSOURI

DELANEY RHEA
St. Louis, MO area
314-330-1045
delaneyrhea@yahoo.com

MISSOURI

MIKE ELIFF CAY, LMT
St. Louis, MO Metropolitan Area
314-412-9867
Bdywrkr8@gmail.com

MONTANA

LORI SHANAHAN
Bozeman and the Gallatin Valley, MT
406-214-8764
ms.loridoula@gmail.com

NEW HAMPSHIRE

MEREDITH JORDAN, LCPC, MA
Seacoast, NH
207-283-0752
meredithjordan@comcast.net

NEW YORK

EMILY ELIOT MILLER
NYC & Western Massachusetts
971-748-9479
eemiller@deathjewel.com

NEW YORK

LISA FELDSTEIN
Metro NYC
415-264-0105
lisa@lisafeldstein.com

NORTH CAROLINA

MARK MUIR
828-778-6637
Teriwmuir@gmail.com

NORTH DAKOTA

PENNY STADICK
West Fargo, ND
480-766-2716
soulfulltransitions1@gmail.com

OREGON

KARYLINN ECHOLS
Gresham, OR
971-335-0013
settingsundoulas@gmail.com

OREGON

DEANNA HAGY
Portland, OR
503-395-7305
info@eveningstar-eol-doula.com

SOUTH CAROLINA

LISA ANN WHEELER
Aiken County, SC
914-772-8065
lisaannwheeler@outlook.com

TEXAS

CATHERINE VEGA
Dallas, TX
616-443-8137
cmv1963@gmail.com

VERMONT

LUCILLE DiLORENZO
Northeast Kingdom area
802-748-2421
lou_dilorenzo@yahoo.com

VIRGINIA

BONNIE BRADSHAW
Hampton Roads
757-354-5958
bonnie@duedatedoulas.com

VIRGINIA

CAITLYN EUBANK
Virginia Beach, VA
706-648-8639
caitlyn@andrasteco.com

WASHINGTON

KATHY BATES, BS, GMHS
Seattle, Bellevue, and
South Snohomish County
206-948-3713
kathy.batesheartwork@gmail.com

WASHINGTON

SUMMER DIEGEL
Seattle
406-461-9650
thesunflowercycle@gmail.com

WASHINGTON

COLEEN MCFADDEN SHAFER
Puyallup and surrounding areas & Pittsburgh and surrounding areas
253-208-7203
coleenshafer@icloud.com

WASHINGTON

LASHANNA WILLIAMS
Seattle
206-494-0023
lashanna@asacredpassing.org

WISCONSIN

MELLISSA HANSEN
Combined Locks WI,
serving Fox Valley Area
920-404-1855
finaljourneycompanionsllc@
gmail.com

WYOMING

LIZ LIGHTNER
Lander, WY
307-438-9276
ledbyliz@gmail.com

ONTARIO, CANADA

CYNTHIA GAUDREAU
Sudbury, ON
705-521-5279
cynthia.gaudreau63@gmail.com