- Dual Certified Birth Doula, Postpartum Doula and Newborn Care Specialist,CLC (Lactation Counselor) -
Chris Reiffer was one of the first professional doulas to join Richmond Birth and Baby!
A military wife of over 22 years, Chris began serving in the birth world through The Birth Yurt in Sydney, Australia. When her family returned to the States, she continued her education as a Newborn Care Specialist (through Newborn Care Solutions).
Chris has trained in First Aid/CPR/AED, Tens Machine for birth, and Spinning Babies. She is also a Certified Lactation Counselor and holds a BA in Therapeutic Recreation and Psychology from CMU.
A valued lead member of our team, Chris is also the proud mother of four children.
As a mother of four, I understand how important birth is in a women's life. My goal is to provide you with exceptional care and support before, during and after your birth. Birth and pregnancy is filled with lots of questions and emotions, and I want to help you navigate through this experience so you feel strong and confident no matter where or how you birth.
Certifications & Training
Labor Doula (Birth Yurt, ProDoula), CPR and First Aid (Red Cross), and Newborn Care Specialist (Newborn Care Solutions) Tens Machine (Dona), Spinning Babies, Certified Lactation Counselor (Healthy Children's Project)