You want a thriving doula business… but you aren’t quite there yet.

  • You completed your doula training but are stuck in “what’s next?” paralysis.
  • Or maybe you’ve been a doula for a little while but feel like you aren’t organized or making the income you want.
  • You need help creating all the paperwork for your clients: contract, brochure, email templates, etc.
Yes? Then this is the all-in-one marketing system you’ve been waiting for. Finally, a way to set up your doula business without reinventing the wheel!

Introducing: Grow Your Doula Business

A Complete Doula Business System

Yes! This is Exactly What I’m Looking For!

It’s Time to Take Your Doula Business to the Next Level

The most expensive mistake you can make in your business is trial and error. Grow Your Doula Business is based on 13 years of running a thriving doula practice and 16 years of graphic design experience. I’ve taken ALL the guesswork out of running your doula business and provided a complete set of done-for-you resources so you never have to slog through creating and designing your own materials from scratch.

Value of all the templates when purchased separately: $750

What’s Included in GYDB

Done-For-You Templates, Worksheets & Resources included in this program:

  • Inquiry Auto-Response Email Template
  • Inquiry Reply Not Available for Your Due Date
  • Personal Inquiry Reply Template
  • Reply to Inquiry Asking for a Discount: Declining
  • Reply to Inquiry Asking for a Discount: Accepting
  • Inquiry Follow Up Template
  • Handwritten Interview Thank You Card Template
  • Interview Night Thank You Email Template
  • 3 Days After Interview Email Template
  • Ongoing Post Interview Followup Email Template
  • Reply to Hiring Confirmation Email
  • Thank You for Contract & Deposit (Received Together)
  • Thank You for Contract but Still Need Deposit
  • Thank You for Deposit (Received After Contract)
  • Seven Pregnancy Touching Base Emails (3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th months)
  • 1 Week Past Due Date
  • 3 Days Postpartum
  • 1 Week Postpartum
  • Final Postpartum Close of Contract Email
  • Handwritten Close of Contract Card
  • Thank You Past/Current Client for the Referral
  • Referral Thank You Note to Professional You Haven’t Worked with Before
  • Referral Thank You Note to Professional with Prior Business Relationship
  • Testimonial Request Email for a Past Client
  • Sample Networking Letter for Non-Birth Pro
  • Sample Networking Letter for a Birth Pro
Configured to import to MachForm & JotForm

  • Inquiry or Interview Request Form
  • Interview Feedback Form
  • Client Contract
  • Social Media & Photo Release Form
  • Testimonial Request Form
Editable templates are provided .docx and .pages formats.

  • Tri-Fold Doula Brochure, fully copy-written & designed, editable
  • 5 Page Presentation Portfolio for interviews, fully copy-written & designed, editable
  • Client Communication Flowchart PDF
  • Inquiry & Interview Checklist PDF
  • 3 Page Client Intake, fully designed & editable
  • Inquiry Tracking spreadsheet
  • Client Tracking spreadsheet
  • Receipt template, fully designed & editable
  • Invoice template, fully designed & editable
  • Prenatal or Postpartum Visit Notes, fully designed & editable
  • Labor & Birth Notes, fully designed & editable
  • When to Call Your Doula handout, fully designed & editable
  • Birth Options Exploration & Research handout, fully designed & editable
  • Care Provider Evaluation & Questions to Ask handout, fully designed & editable
Yes! This is Exactly What I’m Looking For!

Free Bonuses

  • Grow Your Birth Business eBook: a complete marketing training for birth professionals.
  • Access to my Grow Your Birth Business Mastermind group on Facebook.
  • Business Worksheets
    • Marketing Priority List, PLUS Daily, Weekly & Monthly Action Sheets
    • Design Specifications Worksheet
    • Do You Need a New Business Name? Quiz & Brainstorming Worksheet
    • Do You Need a New Logo? Quiz & Brainstorming Worksheet
    • Packages Worksheet, Business Expenses Worksheet, Hours Estimation Worksheet

Grow Your Doula Business Registration & FAQ

Membership Price

One Time Payment $247

Yes! Sign me up!

(Price for independent business owners only. Please contact me for agency, co-op or partnership pricing.)

Right away! As soon as your payment is finished you’ll receive emails providing your username and password. The entire system is automated.
If after 7 days you feel like you won’t get the value you hoped out of your membership, I’ll refund your purchase price, minus a $25 processing fee. When a refund is given, your license to use the resources is revoked and you are not able to purchase a membership at a future date. In addition, I reserve the right to cancel any membership at my sole discretion and provide a refund to the purchaser.
No, your license is for one independent business owner only. Any unauthorized use is a violation of copyright and intellectual property laws. The membership software is designed to detect multiple login access and will block your account if it is attempted. Everybody needs to purchase their own membership and I offer a discount for add on members.
Lifetime memberships do not expire. If, at some point, I decide to no longer maintain the resources on a website, I reserve the right to publish the content as a eBook and distribute it to current members.
The editable documents were created in Mac Pages and exported to Microsoft Office format. They have been tested in Microsoft Office 365 and Pages version 5. Backwards compatibility is not guaranteed.

The Bloom Advantage

I’m Emily Fontes… your marketing guru!

I believe that your doula business should be thriving with a constant stream of clients. In addition to creating a successful doula practice, I have worked in the fields of website design, graphic design, search engine optimization, email marketing and social media for fourteen years. My friends jokingly refer to me as “Potter” for my ability to fix tech problems like magic (but, duh, I’m totally Hermione). I live in Seattle (land of code geeks) and am just a little bit addicted to Apple products.

Owner of four successful birth businesses:
  • Childbirth educator since 2003.
  • Birth doula since 2004.
  • Prenatal massage therapist since 2009.
  • Placenta specialist since 2010.
Experienced designer and coder:
  • Writing HTML & CSS since 2001.
  • Building SEO since 2001.
  • Designing logos & graphics since 2002.
  • Trained in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign & Photoshop.
  • Designing websites professionally in WordPress since 2010.

First Impressions from GYDB Beta Testers

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