Meet Coral Slavin,
Owner & Director of Well-Rounded Maternity Center
Coral is the owner and director of the Well-Rounded Maternity Center. She serves on the board of directors for the American Association of Birth Centers (AABC). Locally, Coral is on the board and former chair for the Childbirth Assistance, Resources and Education (C.A.R.E. Network) of Wisconsin – a membership and referral organization of birth professionals dedicated to helping women and their families have safe and satisfying births.
Coral is married to husband Jim. She has three children. Robert, the oldest was born in a hospital. Ruth was born in a free-standing birth center and Michael was born at home. As a birth professional and a mother, she knows the pros and cons of birth in all three settings.
Coral has a doctorate in health education, and has, at one time, been certified as a Bradley Childbirth Educator; both an ICEA and DONA Doula, an ACE Prenatal Fitness/Yoga Instructor, and a Stress Management Counselor and hypnotherapist. She has been a doula and childbirth educator since 1996 and has attended over 500 births locally, in all types of settings.*
As a doula, Coral is dedicated to helping parents-to-be make the choices that are right for them. She understands well the decisions parents face regarding birthplace, care-providers, and interventions.
* Coral no longer remains certified or affiliated with Bradley or DONA.