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Dearest Doula Podcast Episode 68: ‘Bitten by the Birth Bug: A Midwives Tale’ Featuring Aubre Tompkins

Dearest Doula Podcast Episode 68: ‘Bitten by the Birth Bug: A Midwives Tale’ Featuring Aubre Tompkins

Certified Nurse Midwife Aubre Tompkins joins us in our latest ‘Dearest Doula’ podcast episode. Aubre went from being a free roaming, rock climbing, concert attending bum, to becoming a top birth professional serving clients in Colorado. Listen in as she shares her unique journey and insights on her path to midwifery!

Dearest Doula Community, Aubre shares her  insights and journeys on the dearest doula podcast today! Click HERE to listen on itunes or simply press play below!



Aubre shares with us her:


Elevator Speech and Origin Story


Moment of Struggle

When it comes to giving clients bad news, medical professionals are taught to remain calm and objective. Aubre shares with us how she prefers to communicate tough news with clients.


“I was meant to be right here, right now”

Aubrey shares with us the excitement she felt on her first shift as a midwife.   

Biggest Strength & Weakness as a Birth Worker


Recommended Resources & Interview Links

Evidence Based Birth

‘The Little Prince’

-Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Also, Aubre’s must-have item? Her Senses!

You can connect with Aubre through her website,

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Podcast Sponsor

This episode was brought to you by the GentleBirth team based – based in the California Bay Area.  GentleBirth’s childbirth education Instructor training has a unique focus on building emotional resilience and mental health through brain science for new parents with emerging technology for the new generation of digital native parents.

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