Birth:

  • Prenatal visit
  • Continuous support throughout labor
  • Comfort measures and relaxation techniques
  • Advocate for your birth plan
  • Assistance with initial breastfeeding
  • Photography and/or video assistance
  • Birth report/timeline documented for you
  • Postpartum visit
  • Backup Doula guaranteed
  • Resources & Referrals provided


      Postpartum:

  • Nurture the mother, so she can mother her child, and secure a strong and healthy attachment. 
  • Help mother and family as they recover, restore, and replenish their strength.
  • Lactation support and education
  • Baby care support and guidance, such as swaddling, diapering, bathing, feeding, burping and umbilical cord care
  • Run errands, do dishes, cook light meals, wash baby's laundry, set up nursery, and organize baby's room
  • Accompany you to doctor and pediatrician appointments
  • Resources & Referrals provided


       Newborn Care Specialist:

  • Complete care of the newborn, including diapering, changing, swaddling, bottle preparation & cleaning, feeding, burping, circumcision care, umbilical cord care, and organization and maintenance of the nursery.
  • Soothe baby using proven calming techniques 
  • Education and support for the parents
  • Assistance in establishing a night time routine and healthy sleep habits 
  • Maintain a log of eating, sleeping, output, and behavioral patterns

     

      * Please note I do not sleep train nor impose feeding schedules on             newborns, but will nurture their natural rhythm emerging in the first 4 months  of life.


      Certified Lactation Educator Counselor:

  • ​Support and education for the normal process of breastfeeding
  • Guidance with positioning and latch
  • Proactive care to avoid engorgement and other breastfeeding issues
  • Tutorials on how to use a breast pump, clean/sterilize your equipment, and begin your milk supply storage
  • Informational support on how to store, thaw, and prepare breast milk properly
  • Guidance with boosting milk supply or managing oversupply.
  • Resources & Referrals provided 


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