UBBC Full Circle Doula Trainer
Basmah Karriem is the Grand Doula for the United Black Birth Collective. She understands the importance of sisterhood therefore she became united with the women of UBBC. She is the matriarch and is one of the founding members and she is also an executive board member.
Ms. Karriem is certified through Shafia Monroe Doula Training Organization, which qualifies her to serve women during prenatal to postpartum care and there she became an SMC Full Circle Doula Trainer. She confronts the disparities among the races and speaks on why it is important for a mother to be supported during the childbirth process. She recognizes that the woman has authority of herself and should be heard regarding her needs and wants in a justifiable manner.