Certified Cannabis Doula
Connect with doulas who have trained and certified through The Cannabis Doula Practitioner Training and Mentorship Program, a six-month training program where doulas increase their cannabis knowledge and skills related to supporting cannabis consuming families and communities, implementing The Cannabis Doula Approach including methods of harm reduction, risk management, consulting and care.
Nikkia (Keyz) Patterson, Certified Cannabis Doula
Doula | ECS Health Educator | Wellness Coach
Owner | CEO | The Indi Women’s Club
City/State: Stockton, Ca servicing the Central Valley and Bay Area
Zip/postal code 95204
Business phone 510.768.8433
Business Email: email@example.com
Business Website: theindiwomensclub.com
Nikkia (Keyz) Patterson is a Chicago native currently living in Stockton, Ca. She first found her passion for
maternal and infant health while studying Public Health at The Ohio State University. After moving to
California, Keyz wanted to expand her knowledge from prevention and education to intervention.
Currently, she is a nursing major with a minor in women’s health studies at San Francisco State
University with hopes of entering a midwifery program for graduate school.
In 2020, Keyz started her own women’s health business that focuses on creating health equity for Black
women regardless of gender assignment, expression, or identity. The Indi Women’s Club LLC examines
different dimensions of wellness to help clients gain access to tools and resources that will help them
sustain wellness over their lifetime. Moreover, as a certified doula and cannabis consultant, Keyz aims to
educate, normalize, and advocate for the use of therapeutic cannabis in women’s health, particularly in
aspects of fertility and birth. Her goal is to heal communities of color that have been ravaged by the war
on drugs by reducing barriers to accessing cannabis and improve birth outcomes for Black women by
restoring the cultural connection between cannabis and women’s health for women of the African
Keys completed The Cannabis Doula Practitioner Training and Mentorship certification program December 202, spring 2021 cohort.
Birth Professionals For Medical Cannabis
The Cannabis Doula™ Directory lists doulas and other birth professionals who support families in the use of medical cannabis during pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, and throughout the parenting and childbearing experience.
The directory serves as a guide to cannabis choosing families in finding local doulas, midwives, and doctors who can best support them, who have personal/professional experience with cannabis,
and/or who advocate for the safe, holistic use of medical cannabis.
The Birth Professionals for Medical Cannabis Directory is currently being updated for 2022.