"Birth is not only about making babies. Birth is about making mothers - strong, competent, capable mothers who trust themselves and know their inner strength."
- Barbara Katz Rothman, PhD
A family grows and changes when a new baby is born. This is a time of excitement and joy. During this time there are many changes, and some families may experience challenges or desire additional support.
As a Certified Postpartum Doula, I mother-the-mother, assisting mothers with recovery from birth, establishing breastfeeding and caring for the family. Each family has different needs during the postpartum period. Please click here to see how a postpartum doula can assist.
I nursed all my children, volunteer through the La Leche League and also support all my birth clients with breastfeeding. Each baby is different and even experienced mothers may have challenges nursing a new baby. I share my experience and knowledge with all my doula clients and am available for breastfeeding consultations. You can find more details here.