About Me

Chula DoulaPati Garcia has been a birth companion since 2007 and is currently a full-spectrum doula working to meet the needs of families through miscarriage, abortion, pregnancy, labor/birth, and womb surgeries.  Pati weaves multiple modalities and brings a holistic feminist bodyworker perspective to her work. Pati is of Peruvian and Mexican descent and speaks fluent Spanish.







  • BA Media Studies, Scripps College
  • Shiatsu School of California
  • Birth Doula, Doulas of North America (DONA)
  • Midwifery Assistant, The Farm with Pamela Hunt and Ina May Gaskin
  • Sexological Bodywork, The Institute for Advanced Studies of Human Sexuality
  • Postpartum Doula, Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA)

Supported births in the following hospitals and birth centers:

  • Arcadia Methodist, Arcadia, CA
  • Aquanatal Birth Center, Chino, CA
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Glendale Adventist, Glendale, CA
  • Kaiser Lakeview, Anaheim Hills
  • Kaiser Ontario
  • Kaiser Panorama City
  • Kaiser Sunset, Hollywood, CA
  • Kaiser Woodland Hills
  • Pomona Valley Hospital, Pomona, CA
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Westwood, CA
  • San Antonio Community Hospital, Upland, CA
  • San Gabriel Community Hospital, San Gabriel, CA
  • The Community Birth Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, CA
  • White Memorial Medical Center, Boyle Heights, CA