"Sacred Beginning is welcoming of all families providing an atmosphere of inclusion understanding that differences are what makes us the rich tapestry of people.  We offer respectful & intuitive support regardless of race, creed, ancestry, sexuality, gender identity, a range of ability, marital status, age, immigration status, political perspective, socio-economic status, or family configuration". 

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Are my Birth Services the right fit for you?



Providing tools and information to help you achieve a calm and gentle birth experience (HypnoBirthing, Advanced Childbirth Education, TENS unit, Rebozo, Reiki, & more)


Evaluate if you have the right team in place for a respectful, coordinated, empowered birth journey.


Learn how to work with your body and get tools your birth companion can use during birth for non-medicated, medicated, and cesarean birth experience.


Empower yourself with knowledge of pregnancy, birth preferences, and models of care so that you are seen as a person who is pregnant & not a patient with a medical condition.


Release feelings of stress, worries, or anxious thoughts about birth while exploring ways to feel empowered with a fear release session.


Become confident in your birth vision yet open to options.


Have the non-judgemental support you desire coupled with a soft touch and experience.​​


Desire continuity of care while planning a Hospital Birth.


Want a supportive epidural birth experience!


VBAC/TOLAC confident support with experience, referrals, comfort measures, & more!


Want a birth companion who participates in the birth at their level of comfort while being coached yet supported through their journey


Seeking a doula who has Cesarean Section education, experience, and practical support to help you have a birth experience vs. planned surgery.


Want an organized and prepared postpartum with a postpartum planning session plus private infant massage education.

Pregnant Person of Color

Some comments about Sharon's services:


“My wife and I employed Sharon's services as a Doula as well as a Hypnobirthing educator. The Hypnobirthing classes were incredibly accommodating with our schedule, educational and concise, and filled with warmth and compassion. As a doula, Sharon is incredible. She is a champion of your birth plan throughout the delivery. Sharon prepares you and empowers you throughout the process as certain changes are certain to occur. Finally, she follows up post birth to make sure that you and your new little one are doing great. Sharon is always available for any questions- no matter the context or content. My wife and I were very happy to have Sharon on our team throughout the pregnancy. She is fantastic and you will not be disappointed if you decide to use Sacred Beginning!” 
~Patrick & Sarah Ahern

"No words can express how much you helped me through labor and birth. Your love, passion, dedication, knowledge, acceptance, and peace got through to me and I am forever grateful"! ~ Lianne Recay

Credentials, Experience, & Affiliations

BA Communication 1990 Otterbein College (University)

C.Ht Ohio State School of Hypnotherapy 2006

HBCE HypnoBirthing Certified Educator 2006

RMT Reiki Master Certification 2007

HBIMI HypnoBirthing Certified Infant Massage 2008

Birthworkers of Central Ohio Leadership 2010 -2013

HBFC HypnoBirthing Fertility Consultant 2012

Birth Doula Training in 2012

CD(DONA) thru 2020

Politics Boundaries and Change 2013

CoFounder Central Ohio Doulas 2013

CD Certified (DONA)Birth Doula 2014

TENS Unit Certified 2015

Spinning Babies Trained 2016