Renée Monteil is a certified doula trained with midwife Michelle L'Esperance of Warm Welcome Birth Services and Doula Training. She has also trained to be a Dancing For Birth™ class instructor with Stephanie Larson. Renée has also taken classes at Sacred Living University with Anni Daulter. She is constantly furthering her training and experience at various professional conferences and workshops both locally and nationally. She has two children. She gave birth to first daughter at Cheshire Medical Center and her second born at home, painlessly in the sacred space of her bedroom. She also designs and makes jewelry. She loves to expand her horizons by reading books of various genres, discovering new music,and exploring uses for her personal herb garden and making tinctures, flower essences and herbal teas.
Renée is a mother, a daughter, a sister,a childbirth educator, a Reiki healer, a dreamer, and lover of nature. She comes from a long line of birth positive women. She is passionate about pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and is committed to holding space for these sacred events. She is also passionate about the rights and values of reproductive health and choice. She has made a lifelong commitment to work with women and families of all constellations. Renée is currently leading Sacred Motherhood Circles and holding classes on sacred sexuality and mysticism.