Brittany Dowell has been serving expectant and new families in the Washington, DC area for over five years. She works as a labor and postpartum doula, prenatal yoga teacher, childbirth educator, and placenta encapsulator, offering unbiased, professional support to new parents as they make navigate making the right choices for their unique family.
Brittany has been teaching yoga for over seven years, having earned her 500-hour yoga certification from Yoga District, as well as her 85-hour prenatal yoga certification from Silver Lake Yoga. She teaches childbirth education, and trained both through Lamaze and Your Birth Experience, and has trained with ProDoula as a labor doula, postpartum doula, and postpartum placenta specialist. After becoming a certified prenatal yoga instructor, she realized that her desire to encourage and counsel new parents during their journey was leading her to an entirely new career in family support. Her clients say that while her experience and knowledge are valuable and appreciated, Brittany’s calming demeanor, patience, thoughtfulness, and warm heart make her the asset she is, whether in the yoga studio, labor room, or at home. She skillfully guides parents so that they transition smoothly into their new role feeling calm, capable, and confident.