Dr. Abigail Jorgensen Ph.D., CD(DONA), LCCE, HCBD

Dr. Abigail Jorgensen

Dr. Abby Jorgensen, Ph.D., CD(DONA), LCCE, is a sociologist doula or a doula sociologist, depending on the day you catch her. She works as an assistant professor of sociology and health care ethics (studying families, health, and loss), and as a doula and childbirth educator (specializing in birth and bereavement).

Abby is the author of “A Catholic Guide to Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss: Compassionate Answers to Difficult Questions.” Abby lives in St. Louis, Missouri, with her husband, daughter, dog, and cat. You can learn more about Abby at her website,