Birth doula, hypno-doula, and childbirth educator, Melissa Sahhar George, brings evidence-based studies and personalized care to her clients and students. Melissa enjoys supporting families with vast cultural backgrounds. She also specializes in serving clients with histories of challenging birth experiences.
Melissa is known as the Research and Data Analyst of the Welcome Baby KC team. With the most up-to-date, peer-reviewed studies, Melissa supplies doula clients and birth education students with the facts they need to make the best choices for their family. Melissa offers private individualized birth preparation classes and group birth education classes at Advent Health Shawnee Mission.
Outside of teaching and doula work, Melissa spends much of her time with her family. Her three awesome kids, husband of over 16 years, 5 cats, 2 dogs, a hamster, and a turtle keep her on her toes! In between caring for the fur, shell, and human family, she makes time to unwind with Grey's Anatomy and Bones.