A Nashville native, Heather Barksdale, MSN, RN, NC-BC, began her nursing career in pediatric oncology, and has also worked in adult oncology, hospice, and palliative care. Her true passion is connecting health with mind, body, and spirit. Since 2003, she has studied Healing Touch, Reiki, Reflexology, Energy Work, and Mindfulness, as well as becoming an Integrative Nurse Coach and a Doula. Through her experience as a doula, she connected with the Nashville birth community, which led to her joining Baby+Company Nashville as a nurse in 2015. Baby+Company provides the perfect environment for Heather to use her nursing, integrative health, and birth experience to support, educate, and celebrate the wellness of pregnancy, labor, and birth.