Angela Horn – Tucson Doulas Owner

Certified Birth Doula, Certified Breastfeeding Counselor, Certified Childbirth Educator, Certified Happiest Baby Educator.

In practice in the Tucson community since 1999, Angela has served hundreds of families as a labor doula, childbirth educator & breastfeeding counselor. She has worked hard to cultivate a positive perception of doulas in the Tucson community. As a result, she has earned the trust and respect of many providers, nurses and other birth professionals in Tucson and in the international birth professional community at large.

In her role as a doula, Angela has a wealth of experience in supporting a diverse group of families from different backgrounds and cultures and who have had many different types of birthing experiences.  

She has supported families in homebirths, birth center births, un-medicated and medicated hospital births, vaginal breech births, inductions/augmentations, VBAC, emergency, planned and unplanned cesarean sections, adoptions, “advanced maternal age mothers” and teenaged mothers.

As a successful doula, childbirth educator and breastfeeding counselor in Tucson for over 18 years, Angela founded Tucson Doulas to fill the ever-increasing demand for high-quality, dependable, professional & compassionate complimentary maternity care services in Tucson.

Tucson Doulas is proud to support families in Tucson, Oro Valley, Vail, Sahuarita, Sierra Vista, Marana, Catalina, and surrounding areas with the most experienced, reliable, and respected birth professionals available.

Angela has hand-picked each member of the Tucson Doulas team so that when you hire a Tucson Doulas team member you can be assured that you will receive the high quality of care Tucson families have come to know and expect from Angela and her team of doulas, massage therapists, and placenta specialists!

As a client of Tucson Doulas, you can be assured that you will be fully supported by the most qualified and experienced birth professionals in Tucson throughout your pregnancy, birth, and postpartum recovery. If we don’t offer the service you need, you can be assured that we will have a referral to a time-tested and Tucson approved colleague who does.

In addition to owning Tucson Doulas, Angela is a labor doula trainer, national conference speaker and travels to New York as a Research and Development Assistant for an international doula training organization.

Angela’s Professional Experience and Training

Professional Achievements:
Labor Doula Trainer
National Conference Speaker
Contributor – Embodied Resistance: Doula Assisted Childbirth Helping Her Birth Her Way
Assistant of Research & Development – ProDoula
Doula and Childbirth Education Curriculum Writer and Developer

Birth Doula – DONA International (1999-2015)
Breastfeeding Counselor – Central Arizona College (2002-Present)
Childbirth Educator – CAPPA – (2004-Present)
Birth Doula – CAPPA – (2014-Present)
Labor Doula – ProDoula – (2015-Present)
Certified Labor Doula Trainer – ProDoula (2016-Present)
Certified Childbirth Educator – ProDoula – (2016-Present)

Workshops and Training Courses:
1998 – DONA Birth Doula Training
1999 – Rebozo for Doulas Training
2002 – Some Babies Die: Working with Grief and Bereavement Training
2002 – 11th Annual Labor of Love Conference – Labor Support: Empowering Yourself and Others.
2003 – Arizona Infant Adoption Awareness Training Program
2003 – Warm Footbath and Massage Workshop
2003 – 9th Annual DONA International Conference
2003 – CAPPA Childbirth Educator Training/Certification
2004 – Creating Availability for Healthy Attachment in At-Risk Parents Training
2006 – Acupressure/Jin Shin Jyutusu for Birth Training
2006 – DONA International Birth Doula Workshop
2007 – Happiest Baby Educator Certification Program
2007 – Lamaze International Conference
2008 – CAPPA Annual Childbirth Conference
2008 – 2nd Annual AABC Birth Institute: What’s Optimal Conference

2010 – 16th Annual DONA International Conference
2010 – Rebozo for Labor and Birth Workshop
2010 – TENS for Labor Certification
2011 – What They Didn’t Teach You About Breastfeeding . . . Dr Jack Newman Conference
2012 – Woman Behind the Breasts Workshop
2012 – Arizona American Indian Maternal & Child Wellness Forum
2012 – Preventing Preterm Birth: Progress and Persistent Challenges Conference
2013 – 19th Annual DONA International Conference
2013 – GOLD Lactation Conference Delegate
2014 – Integrating Acupressure into Your Doula Practice for Pregnancy and Labor Support
2014 – Integrating Acupressure into Your Doula Practice for Postpartum Support
2014 – Strong Families: First Things First Conference
2015 – Postpartum Depression and Psychosis Screening
2015 – ProDoula Instilling Strength Conference
2016 – ProDoula Share the Vision Conference
2016 – Kangaroo Mother Care Conference