Education on infant care
Entering the "fourth trimester"
Introducing new baby to siblings
Eco-friendly product knowledge
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Birth Doula support
Greeting labor with trust, compassion, and love
Trained IBCLC supporting families
in hospital and in home
90 minute consult
Includes care plan and virtual support for 10 days following consult
Grief and infant loss support
Postpartum Support Consultation
Finding the right way for your family to navigate being a new parent and enjoying the experience of parenthood. Includes breastfeeding support, feeding support and baby scale weigh and feed.
90 minute consult in home
Postpartum Doula support
Supporting families from the first day of life. Teaching newborn skills, introducing siblings, and balancing life
Travel fee more than 20 miles
As a mother of two beautiful children I am on this journey beside each and every new parent. After working for about 4 years in a nearby emergency department my heart was ready for a new venture. I transferred to Labor and Delivery and instantly felt so uplifted. I strive to deliver a holistic approach to labor and postpartum care to ensure every client gets the calm and pleasant experience they deserve.
UCSD trained IBCLC
DONA Labor Doula
CAPPA Postpartum Doula
CPR certification for healthcare providers is always up to date
Member of our local
Postpartum Health Alliance
How does a doula help?
Labor and postpartum doulas are able to support the family as a whole during labor, delivery, and journeying home together. I personally enjoy encouraging the partner to help and I very much enjoy the feeding relationship between mother and baby.
Why should I hire a doula during labor?
Whether you decide to birth at home with a licensed midwife, in a birth center, or in a hospital doulas can help in many ways. I support all families from natural births to cesareans by nurturing each family before labor, during, and following birth. I am able to support the birthing family with comfort measures, education, physical support, and of course emotional support.
Why hire an IBCLC?
A strong support system can significantly support your breastfeeding goals. Starting early leads to a happier unit who feels supported every step of the way.
What do postpartum doulas do?
Every day changes with postpartum work depending on family size and dynamic. Postpartum doulas are on hand to do whatever the parents need to enjoy each minute they can with baby. A large part of the role of postpartum work is breastfeeding knowledge and care, newborn care, and making sure the mother is very comfortable and happy in her surroundings.
When should I hire a postpartum doula?
I always recommend to hire a postpartum doula months before your due date to be sure the doula is the right fit for your family.
What if I don't want to breastfeed?
Every mother and family has a right way of living. I in no way believe parenting has a wrong choice. I am surrounding mothers to empower each other and raise healthy families mentally and physically.
Does my doula need CPR certification?
Each doula needs Basic Life Support CPR certification. I have been CPR certified for over ten years and have performed CPR in an emergency environment.
Love. The support families need as a whole is many times looked over. My goal is to encourage bonding throughout the family of grandparents and partners along with older children.
My reason for becoming a lactation consultant is to help mothers overcome obstacles without giving up. I love to follow each new family and respect their own way of feeding whether it be breast, bottle, or both.
With extensive experience caring for newborns I love to help support moms and teach new techniques on how to calm infants by providing gentle care and touch
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