New Birthing and Wellness Businesses in Beaufort

Ifetayo and EB


Lady’s Island is the home of two new complementary health support businesses, CHOICES Birthing and Wellness Support, and The Lowcountry School of Reiki and Energy Healing Wisdom.

CHOICES Birthing and Wellness Support offers family-centered, compassionate prenatal, labor and postpartum support.  Services are provided wherever births take place - at home, in a birthing center, or hospital setting. CHOICES offers experienced support to women with trauma, abuse, addiction, or anxiety histories.  Maitri Childbirth Preparation classes are offered in individual and group settings.  CHOICES offers a depth of experience in services supporting wellness for adults and children. These include integrative body therapy, prenatal and postpartum, infant and youth energy therapy, Reiki treatment, reflexology, Jin Shin Do acupressure trigger point therapy, aromatherapy, herbal/homeopathic remedies, grounding meditation instruction, relaxation practices, and wellness lifestyle coaching.

The Lowcountry School of Reiki and Energy Healing Wisdom offers three levels of Usui Reiki Training.  Reiki is one of the schools of healing grounded in the Eastern traditions of healing which addresses imbalances in the whole body-mind system. 

Founder Ifetayo Jacqueline White is a Certified Birth Doula, Professional Postpartum Doula and Childbirth Educator, Usui Reiki Master Teacher, and Master Bodyworker.   She is a graduate of Howard University and the Potomac Massage Therapy Institute in Washington, DC, and certified through ALACE/toLabor.  Ifetayo has offered bodywork and wellness practices since 1989 and birthing services since 2007.  She can be contacted at (843) 271-1923 or,

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