Danielle Benito, LM, has always been fascinated by the miracle of life and the incredible processes of pregnancy and birth. Whether this is your first pregnancy or first out of hospital birth, she loves assisting parents with the arrival of their new little one. Danielle offers highly informational and supportive care. She believes understanding the process of pregnancy, labor, delivery, postpartum recovery, and newborn development is of utmost importance for parents as they navigate new territory in their journey as a family.
She began her formal journey to midwifery when she enrolled in a doula certification program in 2009. She worked with a busy, established midwife in Washington State for about a year, shadowing her appointments and births until enrolling in the Association of Texas Midwives Midwifery Training Program (ATM). She completed her academics through ATM and received her clinical training at Family Birth Services in Grand Prairie, TX, graduating from their student program in 2013. She is currently on staff at Family Birth Services.
Doula: Medical Training Institute of America Professional Labor Support Course, 2010
Association of Texas Midwives Midwifery Training Program, 2013
Internship at Family Birth Services, Grand Prairie, TX, 2013
Healthcare Provider Adult and Infant CPR, since 2010
Neonatal Resuscitation Provider, since 2010
Texas Licensed Midwife, 2014
Training in TER (Texas Electronic Registry, certifying births)
Continuing Education Required