I wanted to compile a great list of doulas and birth resources that support breastfeeding moms and babies during the childbearing time in their lives. I know how hard it may be in finding these resources and hope this makes it a little easier for you!
They Offer Lactation & Breastfeeding Services
They offer midwifery services
They offer various holistic birthing options. Their team of professional midwives and doulas specialize in providing personalized care to mother, baby, and family. Their practice also offers a model of care that is evidence-based, personalized and takes a holistic approach to mother-baby wellness. They attend births at their freestanding birth center, conveniently located in the City of Fredericksburg, VA as well as homebirths in the Fredericksburg, VA area. The Midwives’ Model of Care includes supporting the physical, psychological, and social well-being of the mother throughout the childbearing cycle through individualized education, counseling, prenatal care, continuous hands-on assistance during labor and delivery, and postpartum support. Monitoring the physical, psychological, and social well-being of the mother throughout the childbearing cycle. Providing the mother with individualized education, counseling, and prenatal care, continuous hands-on assistance during labor and delivery, and postpartum support.
4. Brainy Birth
They offer: Labor Doula Services, Childbirth Education, Placenta Encapsulation, and Postpartum Doula Services
Specializing in Natural Childbirth. The owner has been teaching birthing classes with The Bradley Method since 2013 and is now excited to provide that training and experience to mothers before, during, and after their births.
A Mother’s Perspective provides personalized doula care for pregnancy, birth, and beyond. Serving Northern/Central Virginia and nearby regions.
She is a doula who has a passion to help women deliver and bring new lives into the world. She chose the name Nurturing Life Doula Services because she nurtures the mothers, and celebrates the new life of the babies that are born!
The birth of a child is a momentous occasion in anyone’s life. It can be exciting, overwhelming, scary, joyous, challenging, inspiring, and so much more. At Doulas of Northern Virginia, we understand the wide array of emotions you may feel from your first pregnancy test to your baby’s first steps and every exciting moment in between.
We offer the support you need, guaranteed. Whether you are looking for guidance on writing your birth plan, physical and emotional support as you cope with labor contractions, your own personal birth and baby expert, or a familiar face to discuss and discover your own personal birth and parenting philosophies with, we are here to support and encourage you along the way. Our doulas are expertly trained to meet your family’s individual needs, providing a truly judgment-free and personalized experience that will leave you feeling respected and valued.
We know what’s important to you because it’s important to us, too. As women with families of our own, we appreciate the unique and sometimes chaotic, dynamics that make up yours. Our doulas offer flexible appointment times to accommodate your busy schedule and will travel to your home for compassionate and comfortable in-home care. We understand your needs and wishes can change from day to day and easily adapt to provide the same wonderful support through every question, concern, new idea, or changing preferences. As our priority your emails and phone calls never go unanswered, ensuring our support is just a fingertip away. We go above and beyond to support your family and provide an exceptional birth and postpartum experience.
You deserve the best, so you’ll receive nothing less. This is why our doulas and placenta specialists are hand-picked for their education, integrity, professionalism, and passion for serving expecting and new families. They meet Doulas of Northern Virginia’s high standards for exemplary doula care and we are proud to present a team of incredible women who we’d be thrilled to have support our own birth and postpartum needs.
Whether this is your first baby or fifth, Doulas of Northern Virginia is the perfect addition to your growing family. We are honored to serve you and your family during this momentous time and look forward to meeting you soon! We would love to share how our agency can make the experience of preparing for and welcoming your baby(ies) as awesome as it can be.
The Baby Whisperer provides prenatal education, lactation support by a certified Lactation Consultant, experienced mothers and nurses with expertise in high-risk and normal pregnancies and births, parenting support and more in the comfort of your home! Visit their website for a complete list of services provided.
They offer many Doula services and Lactation support as well as placenta encapsulation services.
I hope this list will help in aiding you in finding the right fit for your pregnancy and beyond.
I’m a birth, newborn and maternity lifestyle photographer serving Washington DC, Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church, Fairfax, Reston, Leesburg, Manassas, Gainesville, Haymarket, Stafford County, Prince William County, and Fredericksburg. I am located in Stafford, Virginia and I’m available for travel in the Virginia, Maryland and DC areas.