I service the Chicago area and the west, south, northwest suburbs.
I work with families preparing for home births, alternative birthing centers and hospital births. The majority of my information and services are available on this website. If you have additional questions please contact me.
I recognize birth as a life experience you will remember the rest of your life. I would love to preserve the integrity of your birth, allowing you the opportunity to focus on what's important; your child being delivered.
It was such a blessing to have Tunisia as my doula. I was able to labor at home for quite a while thanks to her coaching and encouragement. Once at the hospital, she supported me emotionally and physically through my entire birth. I'm glad she was part of this amazing experience.
I strive to provide current, accurate information that your family can depend on. I aim to:
Tunisia Macklin is a trained DONA Certified Doula. With more than a combined 17 years of experience in massage, doula and Placenta services. You can find a doula here.
Currently a practicing Doula, Placenta Encapsulator and Therapeutic Massage Therapist.
My goal is to ensure that each family is educated, encouraged, served and supported during their birth journey. I will work with you to help create a beautiful, safe and memorable experience. I provide assistance in preparing for and carrying out your plans for your beautiful child's birth and postpartum care.