Selected 25 experts
Elena Philipchuck (Елена Филипчук)Ukraine, Odessa
Elena Philipchuck (Елена Филипчук)Ukraine, Odessadoulachildbirth preparation educatorpostpartum recovery professionalmaternity consultantMother of 4 (3 homebirth). Doula, fellow in doula.ru, consultant in preparation for childbirth, head of the Circle of Pregnant;s Support 'Sun Circle'.
Madina Tanekeyeva (Мадина Танекеева)Australia, Sydney
Madina Tanekeyeva (Мадина Танекеева)Australia, Sydneychildbirth preparation educatoryoga instructorpostpartum recovery professionalYoga instructor, educator of ashtanga vinyasa yoga, yoga for pregnant women, mothers and kids, yin yoga.
Yekaterina Osochenko ( Екатерина Осоченко)Russia, Moscow
Yekaterina Osochenko ( Екатерина Осоченко)Russia, Moscowchildbirth preparation educatorpublicistyoga instructorpostpartum recovery professionalexpert in healthy life-styleMother of 6. Perinatal yoga instructor, writer, journalist. The author of the book “It is Easy to Give Birth Easy”. She practices yoga with pregnant women, conducts classes in postpartum recovery groups and exercises for babies. She's the co-designer of Protective Charm Birthing Gowns 'Miracle in the Heart'.
Svetlana Bondar (Светлана Бондарь)Ukraine, Kyiv
Svetlana Bondar (Светлана Бондарь)Ukraine, Kyivdoulaspiritual midwifechildbirth preparation educatorMother of 5 (3 homebirth, two of them without assistance). Wide-known spiritual midwife with experience of over 20 years. Leader of seminars on the preparation for homebirth and birth without assistance, assitant in the post partum recovery. Writer.
Marianne Littlejohn (Марианна Литтлджон)South Africa, Pietermaritzburg
Marianne Littlejohn (Марианна Литтлджон)South Africa, Pietermaritzburgdoulaspiritual midwifetraditional (authentic) Midwifechildbirth preparation educatorMother of 3 home born children (one unassisted). Professional midwife and doula with the record of service of 30 years. Expereince of assisting of over 2,000 births in the USA, Germany, Austria, New Zealand, and South Africa. Marianne lived and practiced over 40 years in Cape Town, South Africa.
Robin Lim (Робин Лим)Indonesia, Ubud
Robin Lim (Робин Лим)Indonesia, Ubuddoulatraditional (authentic) Midwifechildbirth preparation educatorpostpartum recovery professionalpublic figureА mother of 8 children (five of them were born at home and three are adopted), an US-Philippines midwife, a founder of several clinics Yayasan Bumi Sehat (Healthy Mother Earth Foundation), the CNN'2011 hero, an inspirational speaker, a writer, a poetess, an advocate in HRiC, leading educational seminars, a saviour of thousands evacuees to Bali, Haiti, Lombok and the Philippines.
Zinzile Seepie (Зинзиль Сипи )South Africa, Cape Town
Zinzile Seepie (Зинзиль Сипи )South Africa, Cape TownMother of 2. Zinzile is an internationally celebrated doula, breastfeeding consultant and doula trainer who teaches ancient African wisdom in pregnancy, childbirth and post-partum.
Lucy Maratkanova (Люся Маратканова)Brazil, Paraty
Lucy Maratkanova (Люся Маратканова)Brazil, Paratytraditional (authentic) Midwifechildbirth preparation educatorpostpartum recovery professionalexpert in healthy life-stylephotographerLucy Maratkanova & Kolya Zharov are the initiators of two social projects GRAVITA (First Global Birthing Village based in Brazil) and GRAVITY (maternal movement for a healthy birth). Organizers of the Russian branch of the international flash mob #StopObstetricViolence (Roses Revolution). Lucy is a traditional midwife, placentaire, and the pospartum recovery professional.
Anna Polyn (Анна Полын)Belarus, Nyasvizh
Anna Polyn (Анна Полын)Belarus, NyasvizhA mother of a boy, a founder of the project on the support of mothers 'Luba mama", a psychologist, a dance therapist, Reiki Master, running cooking classes, a collaborator in Olga's Valyayeva project and "The Artist's Way" project.
Nadezhda Zelenaya (Надежда Зелёная)Ukraine, Kyiv
Nadezhda Zelenaya (Надежда Зелёная)Ukraine, Kyivspiritual midwifeprofessional midwifetraditional (authentic) Midwifechildbirth preparation educatorpostpartum recovery professionalperinatal psychologisttrainer on swimming for pregnantlactation consultantnatural infant hygiene consultantMother of 2 children born in home waterbirth. A home midwife cooperating with maternity hospitals in Kyiv, a founder and a member of the Association of Authentic Midwives of Ukraine, a visiting midwife in Ukraine and other countries, conducts classes for pregnant women.