BIRTH AND POSTPARTUM DOULA
Dawn Chorba is a Certified Holistic Birth and Postpartum Doula, Certified Breastfeeding Counselor (CBC) and Bradley Certified Childbirth Educator (AAHCC).
She came to this work after the birth of her son, Orson. She credits her own extremely satisfying and empowering childbirth experience to the support she received prenatally, in labor and postpartum. A deep passion and value surrounding pregnancy, birth and postpartum awakened within her and she couldn’t imagine spending her life doing anything else.
Additional trainings include Spinning Babies, Rebozo The Gena Kirby Method, GoGo Babies® Infant Developmental Movement and Yoga for Babies with Ellynne Skove as well as her Understanding your Newborn in the 4th Trimester: Soothing, Settling & Centering and The Magical Octopus: Advanced Care and Sleep for Multiples through Mama’s Best Friend. She holds a Healthcare Provider Adult/Child/Infant/CPR/AED/ Choking Certification.
She is the mother of one, aunt to 3 including twin girls and the middle child of three sisters. She was raised in New Jersey and has been in Astoria for over 10 years with her husband and now family. She studied Design and Merchandising with a concentration in Marketing at Drexel University in Philadelphia. She loves art, fashion and considers herself a Jane of All Trades when it comes to creative projects.