Ms. Deanna Dawson-Jesus, CD(DONA), CLE, CBE

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Deanna Dawson-Jesus has been practicing as a Birth Doula and Childbirth Educator since 2001.  She originally certified as a DONA Birth Doula in 2001 and is currently recertified with DONA.  Deanna is a Certified Lactation Educator and has been a HypnoBirthing Practitioner.  Deanna has additional extensive training in Assisted Reproductive Technologies, VBAC support, and Perinatal Loss Support.  Deanna’s birthing philosophy is simple; “Your Birth. Your Way.”


Deanna’s current projects include:

Birthing Babies - A Celebration of Life

Experienced Birth Doula, Childbirth Education, and Breastfeeding Support


Blossom Birth and Family, Palo Alto, CA

Childbirth Education and Breastfeeding Classes


Birthing Babies – The Doula School

Doula Training and Mentoring


Founding Member

The Mt. Diablo Doula Community



The Birthing Babies Breakfast Club, a social networking group

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Twitter - @BrthnBabies

Instagram - BrthnBabies