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.  She is currently training to become an ICAN Chapter Leader in the SF East Bay. Deanna’s birthing philosophy is simple; “Your Birth. Your Way.”


Deanna’s current projects include:

Birthing Babies - Doula Services

Experienced, Professional, Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula, Childbirth Education, and Certified Lactation Educator

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Blossom Birth and Family, Palo Alto, CA

Childbirth Education and Breastfeeding Classes

ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network) of the SF East Bay
Chapter Co-Leader

Birthing Babies – The Doula School

Doula Training and Mentoring


Founding Member - The Mt. Diablo Doula Community


Founder/Organizer - The Birthing Babies Breakfast Club, a social networking group

Twitter - @BrthnBabies

Instagram - BrthnBabies