At this time, I am taking a sabbatical from labor and birth support to focus on my own fertility journey. Being on-call and attending births takes an immense toll on a midwife's body, and so I have pared down my offerings to honor my own capacity in this season.
Informational Guidance: We walk through all of your maternity care and birthing options in the SF Bay Area (hospitals, birth centers, home birth practices), paying special attention to your fears, hopes and needs to help you find a care model that feels most supportive ($150, 60-90 min, virtual or in-person)
Supplemental Prenatal Support: For folks planning a hospital birth who are seeking additional care and well-rounded guidance. Nutritional counseling, tips & recommendations to manage common pregnancy complaints, emotional support, referrals to holistic providers, a midwife's perspective to complement your hospital-based providers ($250 per 60-90 min visit, virtual or in-person)
Supplemental Postnatal Support: For folks planning a hospital birth who desire additional home-based care in the first 6 weeks after birth. Breastfeeding support, baby weight checks, vaginal / perineal healing assessment, birth story processing & emotional support, fielding common questions like "Is this normal baby poop?", "Is this a normal amount of postpartum bleeding?" ($250 per 60-90 min visit, virtual or in-person)