Nicole Woods RN, BSN, Birth and Postpartum Doula, Reiki Practitioner
Nicole has served the WNY community as a nurse since 2005 and began studying childbirth in 2015. She is certified as a Life Cycles birth and postpartum doula. She has additional training in the Birthing From Within and Birthful models of care, and is certified in adult and infant Basic Life Support. As a nurse and doula, Nicole brings experience from various levels of healthcare to help families thrive during childbirth. She supports birth of every kind and works with all area providers.
Nicole’s work as a doula is rooted in a deep respect for the birth process and the transformation that takes place. Nicole instinctively supports families with a whole-person approach and adapts to the uniqueness of each family she partners with. She delivers a calm and steady presence to the birth and postpartum landscape. Nicole aims to ensure that families feel respected, independent and that they have a voice in their care.
Nicole lives in Orchard Park with her husband and four children. She is in love with her amazing family and is deeply grateful for the ongoing lessons they teach.