About Daisy

Daisy Hamory is a Xicana, bilingual doula providing inclusive full spectrum birth and postpartum support to birthing people in the Los Angeles area. Inspired by Abuelita knowledge and Mexican practices, Daisy incorporates traditional remedies and healing modalities into her practice to help best support people in their birth and postpartum journey. 

 

Daisy has been a parent since the year 2000 and has supported families as a doula since 2012. She is a mother to 4 babies and 2 bonus babies ranging in ages from 2-26. She is cisgender and her pronouns are she/her/ella. She unschools her youngest 3 and sends funny memes and gifs to her older 3 who live in different parts of the country.

Some of Daisy's trainings/certifications/experience

  • DONA Birth Doula Training – September 2012

  • Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth – 2010

  • Acupressure for Doulas with Nick Olow, M.S., L.Ac – March 2013 

  • Certified Lactation Educator and Counselor (UCSD) – May 2013

  • ICEA Childbirth Educator Training – May 2013

  • “When Survivors Give Birth” lecture by Penny Simkin – July 17, 2013

  • Spinning Babies for Birth Workers by Gail Tully – February 2014

  • HypnoBirthing with Alisha Tamburri – February 2014

  • A Day with Michel Odent – April 2015

  • Certified Babywearing Consultant, Center for Babywearing Studies – May 2015

  • Dr. James McKenna, infant/maternal cosleeping/breastfeeding relationships – August 2015

  • Dr. Bobby Ghaheri ENT, lip and tongue ties and frenotomy procedures – August 2015

  • Dr. Jack Newman: Breastfeeding Full Circle – November 2016

  • POC Full Spectrum Doula Training w/Sumayyah Franklin – February 2018

  • Lactation Education Specialist Training with BreastfeedLA – June 2018

  • Melissa Cole MS, IBCLC, RLC, Tongue Tie and Lip Tie: A Comprehensive Approach to Assessment and Care - February 2019

  • "What They Didn't Teach You About Breastfeeding in Your Training" by Dr. Jack Newman - September 2019

  • "The Return of Breastsleeping: Humankind's Oldest and Most Successful Sleep and Feeding Arrangement" by Dr. James McKenna - October 2019

Contact me to find out more and check availability. Sliding scale considered on a case by case basis prioritizing people of color with financial need.

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