Are you having a baby? Are you thinking about taking a breastfeeding class, hiring a postpartum doula, or are you interested in Lamaze childbirth education class? Perfect! You're in the right place!
Take a look around and then send me a message with any questions you have about breastfeeding, Lamaze class, or postpartum doula services. Thank you for stopping by!
In Lamaze childbirth education classes, you will receive evidence-based information which will prepare you to have the kind of birth experience you want to have.
A private Lamaze class means the class will be focused on your needs for labor, birth, and early postpartum. You are unique and your class should be as well.
A postpartum doula is someone who is trained to support parents after a baby is welcomed into their home. This can be through birth or adoption.
Postpartum doulas do:
Parents provide the care for the baby. We provide the care for the parents.
A birth plan is a useful tool no matter how many times you have given birth.
The act of writing a birth plan helps you understand some of the things that come up during birth ahead of time, rather than learning about them for the first time when you are in labor.
The things you learn in a Lamaze class and breastfeeding class can help prepare you for the decisions to be made in your birth plan.
Breastfeeding has countless benefits for both parent and baby:
However, early breastfeeding can offer some challenges, and having a solid knowledgebase, by taking a breastfeeding class as well as a postpartum doula you can reach out to for help, can make a huge difference!
I am a mother of one who lives just outside Albany, NY with her husband, son, two dogs, and one cat.
I became a doula in 2017 and a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator in 2018!
I became a doula and childbirth educator because I believe in supporting families as they make their way through this most incredible time in their lives.
I'm thrilled to be teaching Lamaze classes, breastfeeding classes and offering postpartum doula services in Albany and it's surrounding towns and cities!
I will travel up to 60 miles from Altamont, NY for postpartum doula familes.
My classes will travel to the following New York Counties:
Erie (I'm from Buffalo and welcome the opportunity to visit home and teach you about birth and breastfeeding, these classes are offered on Saturdays ONLY)