About Dani

Dani Reed, owner of Mind Over Maternity, LLC, is a fully qualified birth doula, serving Utah and Salt Lake counties. She has had a passion and natural aptitude for pregnancy, labor and birth, since the age of 16. She employs a practical, evidence-based, but empathetic approach to maternal support. Her objectives as a doula are to educate, support and enable you, as her client, to achieve your ideal birth.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Voluntary worker, Mother/Baby, Utah Valley Hospital (2005)
  • Pre-Nursing Student, Utah Valley University (2006-2011)
  • CNA, Same Day Surgery, Jordan Valley Hospital (2007)
  • Voluntary worker, Emergency Room Triage, American Fork Hospital (2010)
  • Personal childbirth (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017)
  • Comprehensive Doula training course through DONA International
  • Childbirth Educator Course through the Midwives College of Utah
  • Breastfeeding Support course through Lactation Link
  • CPR Certification (2017)
  • First Aid Certification (2017)
  • AED Certification (2017)
  • Attendance to live births throughout Utah and Salt Lake counties, in a variety of settings
  • ICEA Trained Childbirth Educator
  • Recipient of the 2018 Doula of Distinction Award
  • 2019 Board Member of the Utah Doula Association (2019)
  • VBAC Doula Certification through The VBAC Link (2019)
  • DONA International Doula Certification (2019)