Katrina Nelson

Katrina Nelson, CPD, CD, ICCE

Health Educator

Childbirth Educator


Katrina Nelson is a DONA Certified Doula, and ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator. She is our Childbirth Educator to clients enrolled in the Health Net Community Doula Program. Previously, she conducted childbirth preparation classes for the Pasadena Public Health Department Black Infant Health Program.


Driven by the knowledge that successful birth and postpartum outcomes are greatly enhanced when parents have support and, Katrina provides newborn care, labor support and childbirth preparation classes to families in the greater Los Angeles area, collaborating with parents to develop individualized care solutions specific to their lifestyle, birth plan, and delivery outcomes. Katrina has extensive personal and professional experience working with full-term babies, twins, and preemies. Katrina’s area of care includes hospital and home births, planned and emergency cesareans, high-risk pregnancies, inductions and VBAC.