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Christy Cozby ★

Certified Birthing From Within Childbirth Educator

Christy is a Certified Birthing From Within Mentor and facilitator-in-training. She is also a DONA-certified birth doula. She has served as a volunteer for Postpartum Support International and has worked as an in-home parenting coach. She offers private and group Birthing From Within classes, labor support, and creative workshops on birth preparation, transitioning to parenting, and processing the journey.…

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Dawn Star Sarahs-Borchelt ★

Certified Birthing from Within Childbirth Educator & Doula

My early and personal experiences with birth have fostered a deep fascination with birth, motherhood, and babies in me – and a trust in the process of childbearing.

As a young adult I began a career as a religious educator in the Unitarian Universalist church. I received recognition as a Credentialed Religious Educator (CRE), Master Level.…

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Christina Nichols

Trained Birthing from Within Childbirth Educator

Christina is trained and working toward full certification as a Birthing From Within Mentor and a DONA trained birth doula. She offers both private and group classes, as well as remote classes via Skype/Zoom. She is also involved in the central/northeast Pennsylvania chapter of the nonprofit Improving Birth, where she facilitates free community birth circles and hosts a podcast of local birth resources.