Seattle Midwifery School, Seattle, Washington,
1983 Diploma of Midwifery
Centralia Community College, Centralia, Washington,
1977 Associates in Science, Practical Nursing Program
Onalaska High School, Onalaska, Washington,
1975 High School Diploma


Licensed Midwife, 1983, State of Washington
Licensed Practical Nurse, 1977, State of Washington


Professional Midwives Affiliation, member
Midwives Association of Washington State, Past Regional Director
Midwives Alliance of North America
North America Registry of Midwives
International Childbirth Education Association
Lewis County Chamber of Commerce, past member
Zonta of Lewis County, past member
Lewis County Family Planning, Advisory Board, past member
Lewis County Public Schools, Professional Guest Speaker
Lewis County Fire Districts, Continuing Education Instructor

Laura Hamilton, Licensed Midwife


• Involved in over 4000 births!!
• Founder and Sole Practitioner, Midwifery Services, 1983 to present
• St. Jude Hospital, St. Lucia, West Indies, 1982-1984
• Morton General Hospital, Licensed Practical Nurse, 1982-1984
• Providence Hospital Centralia, Licensed Practical Nurse, 1977-1982
• Other Experience:
  o 1999, spent three weeks in Western Samoa delivering babies
  o 2000, spent 4 weeks in Cooper Cannon Mexico, working in an orphanage
  o 2009, spent 4 weeks in South Africa delivering babies in a Government Hospital


2009 "Woman of Wisdom" award for over 25 years of midwifery practice
"Families Beginning Together" birth with Licensed Midwife 45 minutes, 
published in 1990. Over 1000 sold.


Sewing: I have four machines, now teaching my grand daughters
Making soy wax candles
Making glycerin soap
Making jewelry with my Mom and grand daughters