New Orleans Chapter
Serving Coast Guard Base New Orleans, Marine Corps Support Facility New Orleans, NAS JRB New Orleans, US Army Corps of Engineers, Belle Chasse, and surrounding cities.
ACCEPTING CLIENTS DUE IN/AFTER OCTOBER 2017
Lead Doula: Melissa Nauss
Melissa is a Navy wife, mother of two, and co-owner of Stars and Stripes Doulas, LLC. Melissa earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a minor in Counseling and a Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling: Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University and has completed Labor and Postpartum and Infant Care certification with ProDoula, Labor and Postpartum training with DONA, International, and additional training in Rebozo techniques, TENS units, and maternal mental health. Melissa volunteers her time as a Resource Coordinator, Military Support Coordinator, Military Mom-On-Call, and Support Group Leader with Postpartum Support Virginia. Melissa currently resides in Belle Chasse, LA.