Resources For Your Journey
Columbus & Mount Vernon, Ohio Focused
As I am constantly learning you will find that this page will continue to grow and be updated.
Birth Vision Templates:
Books (I will only ever recommend books I have actually read):
Birthing From Within |A meaningful artistic exploration into childbirth (self taught with handbook).
-Hypnobirthing | Gentle natural birth through self-hypnosis and fear release.
-Lamaze | An updated course that focuses on research-based information - this is not your mother's Lamaze.
Megan Van Alest, LCCE |private instruction, including VBAC
Birth Pool Rental:
VBAC |evidence base information an support around VBAC
ICAN |the international cesarean awareness network, Inc
Home Birth Cesarean |provides support, resources, and awareness around planned out-of-hospital births that end in cesareans, referred to as homebirth cesareans (HBC).
Birth Photography-Birth & Newborn:
Chiropractic - Webster Technique
Lactation Support Groups:
Lactation Consultants (IBCLC):
Lactation Counselors (CLC):
Cissy Watkins - Babies & Boobs |education & support
Pelvic Floor Health:
Massage Therapy - Bodywork:
KCH Center for Rehab & Wellness |specialization in women's rehab from pregnancy, childbirth or pelvic conditions
Kidzkneads |infant massage instruction
Green Magic Apothecary |handcrafted herbal remedies & placenta encapsulation services
Counselor + Support:
POEM |postpartum support & referrals
Building Family Counseling |infertility, adoption, pregnancy, postpartum, and parenting
Babywearing Education + Carriers + Support:
Diaper Duty |cloth diaper laundry service & more
Fluff University |online education & resources
Organic Baby Food Service:
Too Good Eats |baby food & frozen pops