Kate Van Der Riet

Central Texas Midwifery offers evidence-based, trauma-informed midwifery care to the greater Austin area. At Central Texas Midwifery we believe care is about relationship, trust, education and excellence in clinical care. Phone: (510) 485-1795 Website: Link Certification: Certified Professional Midwife Location: Austin Every pregnancy is unique. Every birth is unique. Each family is unique. I keep … Read more

Ashley Collie

I have always looked at pregnancy and birth as a natural process. It just made sense to not interfere unless there was reason to. That being said, I didn’t know much about midwives or doulas when I had my children. My birth experiences with all three of my children were the catalyst that caused me … Read more

Nikki Marterre

Licensed Midwife, Certified Professional Midwife My name is Nikki Marterre. I’m a licensed Certified Professional Midwife in Austin, TX. I provide Fertility Consults, Prenatal Care, Postpartum Care, Well Newborn Care, Homebirth & Waterbirth in the Austin, Round Rock, Cedar Park, Leander, Hutto, Pflugerville and Liberty Hill areas of Texas Phone: 512-745-9635 Website: sunflowermidwifery.com Certification: Licensed … Read more

Meg Rodenbusch

My first daughter Aurora was born (with Jean Stokes in attendance) at the old North location of Austin Area Birthing Center. Though I worked in the home birth community for a number of years, I have always had a soft heart for home birthing, because that is how I became a mother. When my marriage … Read more

Leonora Colen

Leonora is a midwife, mom, and a human who believes that birthing people should have autonomy in their birthing experience. She grew up splitting time between the foothills of Northern California and the Bay Area, took a gap year, and studied abroad for a year in Ecuador. She got a BA in Filmmaking at Bard College … Read more

ATX Homebirth

Varshna Narumanchi, Licensed Midwife & Registered Nurse. My apprenticeships were with a renowned homebirth midwife of 40+ years experience and a very busy, very Austin, birthing center. Pregnancy and childbirth are particular passions of mine and I am committed to supporting texas families who wish to birth at home. In fact, my own children (now … Read more

Erica Hope

Erica Hope grew up in Austin and graduated from Texas State with a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology. Her services include:compassionate midwifery care for all pregnant people. My services include comprehensive, holistic: prenatal visits, home birth support monitoring, postpartum care for you and your baby. I believe all people deserve respectful, professional and comprehensive care while they are pregnant. I look forward to working … Read more

Brielle Epstein

I am the mother of two beautiful children born in 2002 and 2006. I am both a Certified Doula (through Loving Hands in Hollywood, FL) and Apprentice Midwife. I have received additional training in birth support and midwifery from ALACE, the Farm Midwifery Center in Summertown, TN, and Casa de Nacimiento in El Paso, TX. … Read more

Vicki Meinhardt

As a midwife, I believe in the innate ability of women to give birth under their own power. That power is especially fueled if they are surrounded by a loving support system. As well, good nutrition, adequate exercise and enough rest all aid a woman’s ability to have a healthy pregnancy, a good birth and … Read more

Sheri Russell

My interest in midwifery began in 1997 with the pregnancy of my first child. I attended a small midwifery school in Eugene, Oregon taught by a traditional midwife and her husband, a naturopath. This early experience was inspirational and helped form my core beliefs about a healthy pregnancy and birth. In addition, this early education … Read more