Debra Pascali-Bonaro, LCCE, BDT/PDT (DONA)

Debra Pascali Bonaro is a pioneer in reminding humanity that birth can be full of pleasure and delight. Debra has trained thousands of doulas and birth professionals around the world in the practices of gentle birth support.

She is the director of “Orgasmic Birth,” a documentary that examines the intimate nature of birth, an everyday miracle. She sees the powerful role birth plays in women’s lives when they are permitted to experience it fully.

A sought after inspirational speaker, she is chair of the International MotherBaby Childbirth Organization, a Lamaze International childbirth educator, DONA International doula trainer, and co-author of the book “Orgasmic Birth, Your Guide to a Safe, Satisfying and Pleasurable Birth Experience.”

Debra has been featured on ABC’s 20/20, NBC’s Today Show, and Discovery Health, and in The New York Times, LA Times and numerous parenting and health magazines around the world.