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About Us

Serving the Metro Detroit area.

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Amy Dotson, MPH, IBCLC
Birth & Postpartum Doula

Yamaya Doula Services is owned and operated by Amy Dotson, dedicated birth and postpartum doula. Amy is a Lamaaze certified Childbirth Educator and International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant. This means Amy empowers parents with knowledge and confidence and nurtures the bond between mother and child.

Yamaya Doula Services offers an array of transformative services designed to empower women of color on their remarkable journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and beyond. From understanding the intricacies of labor to embracing the beauty of natural childbirth, we empower you to make informed decisions that align with your unique desires and aspirations.

Let Yamaya Doula Services be your trusted companions on this extraordinary journey, empowering you to embrace the natural childbirth experience you deserve and embark on a breastfeeding journey that blossoms with love and longevity. Together, we'll forge a powerful bond of triumph, resilience, and profound connection that will resonate through every chapter of your motherhood story.


Health, Wellness, Education

With a career deeply rooted in the realm of maternal child health, I have diligently examined the stark disparities experienced by black and brown women through a comprehensive lens. My expertise encompasses scientific exploration, public health analysis, and extensive hands-on involvement, affording me a comprehensive understanding of my clients' multifaceted needs.


My doula services provide insightful guidance grounded in evidence-based research to practical strategies. I am dedicated to equipping mothers with the tools and knowledge necessary to navigate the complexities of maternal care. Together, we will forge a transformative path, empowering you to embrace a maternal experience that transcends boundaries and fosters lasting empowerment.

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