A postpartum doula's work is to support the family so that they can care for the new baby. What a postpartum doula does in the home depends on the needs of each individual family. It can include basic household chores like cleaning, cooking, and laundry. Other times it involves answering questions about new baby care, helping parents to find and use a baby carrier that works for them, playing with older children or taking the dog for a walk. A postpartum doula is specifically trained to know how t...
Recently, I had the opportunity to become a Spectra certified IBCLC. Should you have any questions regarding your Spectra pump, or would like to check out a demo pump, I'm available to assist! If you aren't local to the Greater Kalamazoo area, check out the map to find a Spectra Certified IBCLC in your area.
We are now offering prenatal breastfeeding counseling and planning sessions. Insurance reimbursement for this service is possible, depending on your coverage. Schedule today and plan for breastfeeding success!
Join us April 26th, at the Portage BabiesRus, as our Lactation Consultant offers advice and practical tips to help dads and partners prepare for breastfeeding success. Although dads and partners aren't breastfeeding, they play a crucial role in the breastfeeding relationship. We'll discuss what kind of support breastfeeding moms need and your role in the breastfeeding relationship. Presented by Alyse Lange, IBCLC, RLC with Peaceful Beginnings
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Do you work with pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and their families? Are you looking to broaden your horizons as a birth worker? Are you looking for a way to fulfill your breastfeeding requirement for DONA? Join us for our comprehensive breastfeeding class. Here we discuss the basics of breastfeeding - how breastfeeding works and how to sustain a full milk supply. We also talk about family dynamics, barriers to breastfeeding, how to identify and solve common problems, and when to ask for help....
Attention: Due to a recent change in life circumstances, I am currently unable to take on new clients. If you are an existing client or have purchased a gift card, please contact me and we can discuss appointment options. Thank you for your understanding!
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Our in home breastfeeding consultations, provided by a Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), give you one-on-one support in the comfort of your home. A home visit allows you to use your own chair, your own pillows, and you get to stay in your pajamas. During your home visit, we will work on an entire feeding and/or pumping session and get all of your questions answered. If you have questions that don't require an in person visit, phone or Skype consultation options are available.
Postpartum doula services build on this breastfeeding support. By doing those things around the house that you want and need to have done, you can focus on bonding with your new little one. When you have questions or concerns, you can rely on the knowledge and skilled experience of a professionally trained Postpartum Doula.
It is our privilege to support your family as you move through the transition from pregnancy to parenthood.