Private childbirth education Classes

birth basics

2 hours  |  $75

A basic overview of all you need to know about birth, this is an abbreviated and accelerated version of my Birth: The Whole Shebang! class. We’ll discuss the following topics and more:

  • The stages of birth

  • Comfort measures

  • The first hour with your newborn baby

 

birth review

1-2 HOURS  |  $60

This class can be tailored to meet your specific needs and requests. If none of the scenarios listed below apply to you, contact me for a list of specific topics priced out individually.

  • This is a great option for mamas who have given birth before, but might want to do things differently this time around. I'll tell you all of your options!

  • Does your partner or birth support person have questions that you don't quite know how to answer? I can help!

  • Maybe several years have passed since the last time you were pregnant and you want to know what has changed over time. I've got info for you!

 

birth: the whole shebang!

6 hours  |  $175

This class can be split up over several days or done all at once, based on schedule availability and preference. Some of the topics we will cover include:

  • The anatomy of labor and birth

  • Creating a list of birth preferences

  • Non-medical and medical pain relief options

 

Accepted forms of payment: Cash, personal check, Venmo, or Cash App


private prenatal breastfeeding class

2 hours  |  $75*

In your home or a mutually chosen location, we'll go over the things you need to know to help get your breastfeeding journey off to a great start. A few of the topics we'll cover include:

  • The science behind breastfeeding

  • Various breastfeeding positions

  • Common breastfeeding hurdles

  • Pumping, storing and bottle-feeding

Accepted forms of payment: Cash, personal check, Venmo, or Cash App


lactation consultation

It is common to have a lot of questions about breastfeeding, using a breast pump, bottle feeding and more once your baby is here. I would love to support you in the comfort of your own home and give you the confidence to know how to best feed your little one.

  • Initial visit - up to 2 hours | $65

  • Follow up visits - 1 hour each | $40

Accepted forms of payment: Cash, personal check, Venmo, or Cash App


postpartum care

 3 hour minimum  |  $30* per hour, Daytime | $40* PER HOUR, Nights

First time mamas or seasoned mamas, we all need a little help transitioning to life with a newborn in the home. As a Postpartum & Infant Care Doula I come in and take care of your life so that you don't have to! The goal is for you to rest, heal and bond with your baby as much as possible. I can assist with things such as:

  • Light housework like doing the dishes or the laundry, running errands, meal planning and preparation, etc. You know, all the relatively unimportant things that feel. so. important. when you're not able to get them done yourself!

  • Breastfeeding/Pumping/Bottle feeding/ offering my expertise as a lactation professional

  • Showing you how to swaddle, how to help with gassiness, give Baby his/her first bath, help you sort through the new gear you've received and more.

  • Spend time with older siblings to help maintain as much normalcy for them as possible while you adjust to caring for the new baby.

Accepted forms of payment: Cash, personal check, Venmo, or Cash App

*If you are 30+ miles from me, there will be an additional fuel and milage fee.