​Caroline has been trained and certified by the following organizations:

• DONA: Certified Labor Doula CD(DONA)

• Water Birth International/Barbara Harper: Certified Water Birth Support Professional

• Centering Pregnancy: Trained Facilitator

• CAPPA: Trained Postpartum Doula

• ICEA: Certified Postpartum Doula (ICPD)

• ALPP: Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC)

• ICEA: Approved Postpartum Doula Trainer (IAT-PD)

• Certified Lactation Counselor (Healthy Children’s Center for Breastfeeding)

• “Happiest Baby on the Block”: Certified Educator (CHBE)

• American Red Cross: Certified Instructor

​Caroline has worked with families and children for many years. After working as a professional nanny for over 5 years, Caroline decided to continue her career infamily care as The “Columbus Doula” in 2005. Croline's experiences as a labor doula have included a wide variety including unmedicated and medicated; vaginal and cesarean and has assisted clients at most Central Ohio hospitals. Caroline has experience with a variety of childbirth preparation methods, including HypnoBirthing®, Bradley, and Lamaze. As a postpartum doula, Caroline specializes in supporting mothers and families with postpartum depression, breast & bottle feeding and baby care education.
About Caroline Gatsch 
Home
     About Caroline
Labor
  Sibling Doula
 Postpartum
Contact