Shannon embarked on her life's calling as a Doula in 2014. Trained and Certified as a DONA International Doula, the premier Doula association of the world, Shannon launched Calming Nature so that she could pass on her knowledge in enriching a woman's childbirth experience, supporting couples through their choices and helping them to achieve the best possible birth experience. Her experience extends beyond the training, having given birth to 6 children of her own, Shannon understands the value of support and evidence based care in birth. Shannon is best known for her continuous time and effort to increase her knowledge to supply an endless list of support and services of Calming Nature. In 2017, Shannon completed a rigorous training through Evidence Based Birth®, becoming an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor.