Midwifery, Doula Care, & More in Virginia, DC, & Maryland

 Midwifery Care, Doula Services, & More in DC, Maryland, & Virginia

Midwifery Care, Doula Services, & More in DC, Maryland, & Virginia

We are dedicated to increasing access to safe and evidence-based care. We strive to: 

  • Provide women and their families with the care, education, and resources rooted in the midwifery model of care, bodily autonomy, and evidence-based practices.

  • Increase access to childbirth and parenting services for all by supporting our local community and providing a community meeting space for parents and birth workers alike. 

DC, Maryland & Virginia's Premier Birth Team

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Your Midwives 

Brit averill, cpm, lm

MIDWIFE & POSTPARTUM DOULA

Brit has been attending births since 2009, and attending midwifery births since 2013.  She graduated from Birthwise Midwifery School and became a CPM in 2017 and is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia and the state of Maryland. She is also a trained Hypnobirthing instructor. Brit attends home births as a midwife as well as offering specialized postpartum healing consultations and care for both home and hospital patients. 

rYANN mORALES, cpm, lm

Midwife, bIRTH DOULA, & POSTPARTUM DOULA

Ryann Morales has been attending births since 2012.  She graduated from Birthwise Midwifery School and became a CPM in 2017 and is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia . Ryann also trained as a doula through DONA and as a childbirth educator through BirthWorks. She is a co-leader of the Northern Virginia chapter of ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network).  Ryann attends births as a home birth midwife as well as in-hospital births in a doula capacity.

Brit and Ryann are two of the midwives featured in this video about midwifery made by the midwives of Northern Virginia.  Watch the video below to learn about home birth midwifery and statistics! 

  Birth Tub Rental    We offer two different tub rentals. The AquaDoula is a large, heated, birth tub that is perfectly suited for your home birth experience, particularly for first time parents. The Birth Pool in a Box Mini is a smaller tub which sets up and fills quickly--perfect for parents who've given birth before and expect a faster birth this time. Click the photo to contact us about tub rental. 

Birth Tub Rental

We offer two different tub rentals. The AquaDoula is a large, heated, birth tub that is perfectly suited for your home birth experience, particularly for first time parents. The Birth Pool in a Box Mini is a smaller tub which sets up and fills quickly--perfect for parents who've given birth before and expect a faster birth this time. Click the photo to contact us about tub rental. 

  Placenta Encapsulation   No matter how or where you give birth, have your placenta encapsulated by Ryann Morales, CPM.  Click the photo to schedule your placenta encapsulation! 

Placenta Encapsulation

No matter how or where you give birth, have your placenta encapsulated by Ryann Morales, CPM.  Click the photo to schedule your placenta encapsulation! 

  Reiki    The collective offers Reiki and Crystal Healing with Angela Torres of  Beau Choix Wellness .    These services are available for both pregnant and non-pregnant clients of all ages and genders!  Click the photo to schedule with Angela! 

Reiki

The collective offers Reiki and Crystal Healing with Angela Torres of Beau Choix Wellness.  

These services are available for both pregnant and non-pregnant clients of all ages and genders!

Click the photo to schedule with Angela! 

 
 

Let Us Help You Find Everything You Need!

Be in touch!

P: 703.829.6399

F: 703.562.9226

E: info@novawhc.org

A: 7011 Calamo Street, Suite 204

    Springfield, VA 22150