Modern Traditional Birth Services

Welcome to the Modern Traditional Birth Services page! Kara Schamell is a Certified Professional Midwife and doula who offers Home Birth Midwifery Care, Doula Services, Placenta Encapsulation, and Childbirth Education to families in the Boston area and beyond.

In the fall of 2016 Kara launched Modern Mama Midwifery, a midwifery & doula partnership, with her colleague and midwifery school classmate Emily Bowler, CPM. Please visit for more information!


Please contact me via my new business email:

* All website photos courtesy of Erica Kershner