Resume

Aurora Christy

aurora.christy@midwifery.edu | 620 Geneva Lane SE, Olympia, WA 98513 | (425)791-7480

 

Professional Summary

Confident birth assistant and doula with 8 years of experience. Certified in neonatal and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Strong background working with low-income, minority and LGBT communities.

Skill Highlights

  • Client education
  • Suturing assistance
  • Time management
  • Charting and documentation
  • Attentive to individual needs
  • Proficient in the double hip squeeze
  • Responsive in high-stress situations

Professional Experience

Around the Circle Midwifery

September 2016-Present

Olympia, WA | Birth Assistant

  • Providing on-call, midwife assistance at an out of hospital birth center
  • Checking vital signs in birthing person and newborn
  • Assisting in neonatal resuscitation and perineal suturing
  • Sterilizing instruments and sanitizing the birth room

New Day Midwifery

June 2016-Present

Olympia, WA | Birth Assistant 

  • Providing on-call, midwife assistance at home births
  • Checking vital signs in birthing person and newborn
  • Assisting in neonatal resuscitation and perineal suturing
  • Facilitating in a safe, and organized birth environment for optimal care

Mother to Earth Childbirth Services

February 2010-Present 

Olympia, WA | Doula & Childbirth Educator 

  • Teaching evidence based childbirth classes
  • Preparing clients for their birth
  • Facilitating informed care and decision making
  • Supporting the individual needs and preferences to families

Education & Training

Midwives College of Utah

September 2017 – Present | Bachelors of Science in Midwifery

Circle of Holistic Care

October 2016 | Childbirth Educator Training

New Day Midwifery

June 2016 | Birth Assistant Training

Seattle Midwifery School

March 2010 | Birth Doula Training

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