The Babymoon approach is anchored in support, empathy, and understanding. We believe in creating a judgement-free environment where your choices are respected and your voice is heard.

About Carissa

Carissa is a compassionate and skilled Doula based in Toronto, whose mission is to make your journey into parenthood a memorable and joyous experience. The birth of her first nephew ignited her passion for birth support, leading her to a fulfilling career in guiding new parents. As a mother of two and an aunt, Carissa blends her personal insights with professional knowledge to provide empathetic, nonjudgmental support. Her diverse background, includes roles such as a Cardiac Technologist, Phlebotomist, HR Recruiter, and Health and Safety Specialist, enriches her approach, making her adept at handling various aspects of birth and postpartum care.

Residing in Etobicoke with her partner Robert and their beloved Border Collie, Molly, Carissa is committed to offering personalized support tailored to each family’s unique needs. She understands that every birth and postpartum experience is different and strives to ensure comfort and ease for parents-to-be. Her approach is centred on providing evidence-based information and resources, empowering you to make decisions about your birthing experience. Whether you are navigating a first-time pregnancy, a high-risk situation, or seeking postpartum care, Carissa’s guidance is designed to provide reassurance and confidence every step of the way.


Carissa Marks Thomson