Top 5 Recommended Tampa Doulas

tampa family prepares for birth with a tampa doula with maternity session at beach
pregnant woman during maternity session at Honeymoon Beach


Welcoming a new life into the world is a transformative and joyous experience. For expectant parents in Tampa, having the right support during pregnancy and childbirth can make all the difference. Doulas, with their expertise in providing emotional, physical, and informational support, play a crucial role in ensuring a positive birthing experience. In this blog post, we’ll explore the top 5 recommended doulas in Tampa, each known for their commitment to empowering families during this remarkable journey.

Top 5 Recommended Tampa Doulas

Roar Like a Mama

Tanya, a seasoned doula and childbirth educator, is the force behind “Roar Like a Mama” in Tampa. Tanya combines practical birthing techniques with mindfulness and self-discovery. Clients appreciate her emphasis on inner strength and the emotional aspects of birthing, making her an excellent choice for those seeking a more spiritually grounded and faith-based birth experience.

Doula Hive

Doula Hive is a group of experienced doulas committed to serving families throughout the Tampa Bay area. This collective stands out for its diverse team, allowing clients to choose a doula whose style aligns with their unique preferences. Whether seeking a doula with expertise in hypnobirthing, postpartum support, or childbirth education, the collective offers a range of specialties to cater to diverse needs.

One Love Doula

One Love Doula Services is owned by Yamel Belen. With a background in nursing and extensive training in childbirth education, Yamel brings a wealth of knowledge to her practice. She has a team of 6 doulas and they provide services throughout the Tampa Bay Area (Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties). Their goal is to support your family as you transition into parenthood for the first time, or fourth time! Here are the services they offer:

  1. Prenatal Doula
  2. Birth Doula
  3. Postpartum and Newborn Care
  4. Placenta Services
  5. Online Childbirth Course

Buddha Belly Doulas

Buddha Belly Doulas is owned by Christie Collbran. Buddha Belly is a team of doulas offering various education classes, and birth and postpartum doula services throughout the Tampa Bay Area. Their goal is to support you through pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and the first year of your baby’s life.

  1. Birth Doula
  2. Postpartum and Newborn Care
  3. Childbirth and Baby Care Classes
  4. Placenta Services

Breathing Through Life Tampa Bay

Alyssa, owner, doula and educator of Breathing Through Life Tampa Bay, is passionate about birthwork. She advocates for her patients’ birthing rights and pours her all into her clients.

  1. Birth Doula
  2. Postpartum Doula
  3. Childbirth Classes
  4. Placenta Services

Even with having a partner by your side, I highly recommend having a Tampa doula as part of your birth team! They’ll be with you every step of the way both supporting you and advocating for you.

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