Our Teachers

There are five Happy Birth Way Certified Childbirth Educators in the Tampa Bay area who completed a rigorous and comprehensive course in the fall of 2016. In addition to being childbirth educators, each Happy Birth Way teacher brings her own unique experiences and credentials to provide a birth class experience like no other. Every Happy Birth Way class series includes:

  • Breath and movement for pregnancy and labor
  • The physiological process of labor
  • Partner support
  • Pain relief: medical and natural
  • Birth place options
  • Medical variations
  • Labor induction: medical and natural
  • Intro to baby care
  • Intro to breastfeeding

No matter where a woman is planning to have her baby, and no matter what type of birth she is planning, Happy Birth Way classes will help her prepare her mind and body for the intense event of labor and birth.

Meet the Happy Birth Way Certified Childbirth Educators:

Andrea Taylor, HBW Certified Childbirth Educator

Certified Childbirth Educator

Angela Campano, HBW Certified Childbirth Educator

Certified Childbirth Educator

Angela Campano was born in Miami, Florida to Colombian parents. Her three very different birth experiences led her to become a Certified Birth Doula with DONA International. In 2016, she studied with Happy Birth Way and earned her certification as a Happy Birth Way Childbirth Educator. She teaches and practices in Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota, Bradenton and the surrounding areas under her business name, Your New Birth. Angela is passionate about educating women and their partners about the childbirth process so her clients are empowered to play an active role in their birth. Angela loves helping other women through their birth journeys. Angela believes that in all the many stages of motherhood, moms need other moms, for support, experience and humor to help them through many trying days. Being a Childbirth Educator and Birth Doula gives Angela the opportunity to support women as they journey into motherhood, helping them prepare for their New Birth. Angela speaks fluent Spanish but English is her first language. She’s been married for 18 years and has three amazing kids. She enjoys the beach, exercise, yoga, gardening, and fishing. She also loves creating art and having a blast with her family in all they do. Call or email Angela to find out class details, or check the Birth Class Calendar to see all Happy Birth Way birth classes in the Tampa Bay area. CALL ANGELA: 941-417-9563

Chelsea Castillo, HBW Certified Childbirth Educator

Certified Childbirth Educator

Chelsea Castillo is a mom of three kids and has experienced a medicated hospital birth, a birth-center birth and a home birth. During her second pregnancy, she attended childbirth classes and finally felt a better understanding of what was happening in labor. In 2012, she attended a doula training to explore working in the birth industry. Her interest in the process grew and she felt inspired to become certified with Happy Birth Way in 2016. "Being able to help families understand the process the first time around will help these woman feel empowered and supported as they emerge as new mothers." Chelsea teaches birth classes in Dunedin, Lutz and Land O Lakes. Call or email her for details about upcoming class or check the Birth Class Calendar for the schedule of all Happy Birth Way birth classes in the Tampa Bay area. CHELSEA'S CELL:  813-368-7806