Photo by Chantal Anderson

Photo by Chantal Anderson


Erica Chidi Cohen is an educator, author, doula, and the co-founder and CEO of LOOM, which provides empowered education for everybody.

She is passionate about helping people cultivate body literacy and sex positivity by giving them the tools to advocate for their reproductive health and wellbeing. Erica has guided thousands of people in their transition from pregnancy to parenthood in her work as an educator, doula and author of the bestselling book, Nurture: A Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth and Early Motherhood.

Beyond womxn healthcare, Erica works to educate on pleasure, relationships, vulnerability, and self-care by providing an empowered, shame-free perspective.

Erica began her practice in San Francisco, volunteering as a doula within the prison system, working with pregnant inmates. She took her passion for womxn’s health and went on to build a successful doula and health education practice in Los Angeles, while continuing to work with organizations that serve marginalized communities. She has been featured in Women’s Health, Vogue, Goop, The Cut and Marie Claire.

Interested in connecting with Erica for an interview, speaking engagement, event or collaboration? Email