Michele (Misha) James-Parham

Bio

Traditional Community Midwife (circa 1998), Monitrice, Herbalist, Inclusive Sex Education Teacher, Spiritual Counselor/Coach, & Speaker. Full spectrum reproductive support, focusing on BIPOC, queer, transgender, & financially-deprived families.

They currently have limited availability due to being back in school finishing a Social Work degree.

Intersecting identities: queer, genderqueer/trans nonbinary, disabled, Autism, Romani (Indian diaspora), & Mizrahi (Persian/Iranian Jew).

Mantra

Birth is a physiological event, requiring more support than intervention, and all birthing people deserve competent & culturally appropriate support.

Doula Type

  • Full Spectrum
  • Monitrice

Information

Pronouns:
  • They/Them/Their
Ethnicity:
  • Asian
  • White (Having origins of the original people of Europe / Middle East / North Africa)
Languages:
  • English
Doula Certifications:
  • *Doula

Year completed: 1998

Years of experience: 10+

Births attended: 908

Other certifications or licenses: Midwife

Location

Serving Pittsburgh PA and areas within 20 miles

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