Local Childbirth Classes and Doulas--
Labor of Love Doula and Childbirth Services- many types of classes with Teresa Howard and others, birth and postpartum doulas.
Home Sweet Home Childbirth Education--Annette Culp (designed especially for homebirth families)
Heather Cheek—Birth and postpartum doula, encapsulation services
Gentle Journeys Birthing-Hypnobabies Childbirth classes, Doula support and placenta encapsulation with Stephanie Banguilan (Lawrenceville area)
Advent Birth Services-placenta encapsulation, doula and childbirth classes with Que Brown
Bradley Method—Ashley Myers or Shelia McGrath
Colleen Goidel-Certified labor and postpartum doula, Birthing From Within mentor
Natural Childbirth Classes with Sallie Duffy
The Happiest Doulas—group offering classes/doula support
North Atlanta Doulas-Tara Thompson & Kalpana Meece (Prenatal, Labor and Postpartum support)
Rainbow Baby Birthing Services-Aleah Walker, Labor/Birth and Postpartum Doula serving West and Metro Atlanta and Powder Springs
Saleemah Allen-Hypnobirthing Classes
Sacred Living of Georgia—doulas, educators, postpartum services
Rosalee Henry—At home postpartum care
Birth Plus-Pregnancy, Birth and Postpartum doulas in Gainesville, GA area
Natural Afterbirth—Melanie Belk Nasmyth, placenta encapsulation services
Natural Mama Doula- with Paulyna Rivera Garwick
Emerge Birth Services—classes and doula support
When looking for a chiropractor to help with pregnancy related issues (breech baby, sciatic pain, symphysis pubis dysfunction, etc.) or to help infants and children, be sure to search for one who specializes in the techniques helpful for these situations. You can search by zip code here: http://icpa4kids.org/
Healthy Being Wellness-Dr. Tijana Sefic Eby in Marietta
Dr. Pam Stone at Active Life Chiropractic
Midtown Family Wellness-Atlanta with Dr. Danielle Drobbin and Dr. Rachel Weimer
Wilson Family Chiropractic in Dunwoody—Dr. Katherine Wilson
Wood Family Chiropractic Center in Marietta-with Kevin & Colleen Wood, DCs
Dr. Kerry Kramer at Little 5 Points Chiropractic in Atlanta
Dr. Tanvi Desai at Alpha Spine Center in Milton
Craniosacral Therapy with Jim and Regina Green
Corrective Chiropractic with Dr. Savy Irby in Atlanta
United Chiropractic Center—Dr. Amber Landry in Marietta
Vibrant Life Chiropractic—Dr. Kayla Feltz in Marietta
Ofek Chiropractic—Dr. Amit Ofek in Smyrna
MPower Chiropractic in Kennesaw with Dr. Danielle Pichette & Dr. Jean-Francois Dubuc
Ferguson Family Chiropractic in Acworth with Dr. Karen Ferguson
Optimal Wellness Chiropractic—Alpharetta with Dr. Jennifer Alonso
Atlanta Pregnancy Massage-prenatal and postpartum massage, childbirth classes, prenatal yoga, breastfeeding classes, fertility work and doula services.
The Pregnancy Massage Center—Atlanta
CenterPoint PreNatal Massage in Smyrna with Sharon Price, LMT
The Muscle Relaxers with Ofelia Clemmons, LMT, CNMT (Prenatal massage, doula) Buckhead/Vinings
Birth and Maternity Photography
Snaplife with Megan Bowen
Chapter One: Birth with Brittney Cruz
Lily Sophia Photography with Lauren Ridge
Bella Birth with Sarah Taege
Linden Tree Photography with Lindsey Lingenfelter
Counseling/Family Therapy/Postpartum Depression
Intown Family Therapy- Meredith Kloth, LAPC, NCC Maternal Mental Health in Atlanta
Wellpath Partners—with Sarra Everett, LAPC in Decatur
Emory Women’s Mental Health ProgramEmory University School of Medicine, 12 Executive Park Way, NE, 3rd floor, Atlanta, GA 30329 404-778-2524
Elizabeth O’Brien, MA, LPC
2801 Buford Highway Set 540, Atlanta, GA 30329
Gina Campbell, LCSW, Mdiv
315 West Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite 565, Decatur, GA 30030
Jacqueline V. Cohen, LPC, CHT
4985-B Lower Roswell Rd. Suite 200, Marietta, GA 30068
Saleema Allen-Prenatal yoga, lactation support, childbirth classes
Beyoga—in Marietta. Offers prenatal yoga
•See Baby-- in Atlanta with Dr. Brad Bootstaylor, perinatologist. You will need to request an appointment through my office.
Tongue Tie Resources
Dr’s Eileen Buckle, DDS and Wendy Cardenas, DDS
Pediatric Dentists-Laser Frenectomy
Marietta and Fayetteville
Dr.’s N. Gail McLaurin DMD & Gregory Miller DDS
Pediatric Dentists-Laser Frenectomy
5555 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Suite G73, Atlanta 30342
Erik Bauer, MD
Pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat of Atlanta, P.C.
Multiple Atlanta area locations
Michael Healey, DDS, P.C.
1145 Hightower Trail, Sandy Springs, GA 30350
Ryan M. Kauffman, M.D.
Northwest ENT & Allergy Center
Cobb Moms support group-resources, playdates, support, community
Kate & Kaleigh Boutique-Etsy shop with lots of stuff for mother/baby
La Vie Bebe-A natural parenting boutique
Advanced CPR Training, LLC—CPR classes (great for anyone but important for parents)
optiMOM Coaching—with Lisa Engle
Multiples of America—information on resources when you are expecting or are the parents of multiples
Birth and Midwifery--
•Learn how to get and keep your baby in an optimal fetal position for birth at Spinning Babies.
•Babywearing--learn how keeping your baby close can result in a happier baby.
•The Brewer Diet for pregnancy can help prevent abruptions, premature birth, pre-eclampsia and toxemia in pregnancy.
•Nutrition Worksheet see how your diet stacks up.
•For a more natural approach to parenting, subscribe to Mothering Magazine. They now offer only a digital edition.
•Turning the posterior baby
•International Cesarean Awareness Network(ICAN)-important information and current studies on the safety of VBAC.
•Midwives Alliance of North America--the governing association for Certified Professional Midwives
•Citizens for Midwifery--citizen lobbying group which has great info about midwifery, homebirth safety and state-by-state legal status.
•Childbirth Connection--great information here about birth and pregnant patient's rights. Listening to Mothers I & II surveys are here also.
•Birthing Naturally--lots of good information about seeking a natural birth
Lactation Consultants of Atlanta—pump rentals and consults
•Kellymom is hands-down, the best breastfeeding info site out there. Bookmark it!
•La Leche League has been around a long time. Find a group near you or check out their many helpful pages for more information.
•101 Reasons to Breastfeed-this site is constantly updated to stay current with the latest research out there on the many benefits of breastfeeding.
•Dr. Jack Newman-Canadian pediatrician, author and breastfeeding advocate and expert, this site has video clips to show you how to achieve a good latch.
•Breastfeeding.com--amazing site with tons of information and interesting stuff.
•Videos from Ameda showing you how to achieve a good latch.
•BFAR--breastfeeding after breast surgery. Find out if the surgery you've had or are considering will interfere with breastfeeding.
•Low Milk Supply--tips to help build an adequate supply (TIP: don't take an antihistimine or hormonal birth control while breastfeeding. It wreaks havoc on your milk supply!)
•Find out if your prescription or over-the-counter medicine is safe to take while pregnant or breastfeeding at SafeFetus.com
•Dr. Jack Newman has some excellent handouts on a variety of topics of interest to breastfeeding moms (colic, sore nipples, low milk supply, etc.) at Breastfeeding Online
Breastfeeding Guide--a great site with some helpful tips about breastfeeding
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