Certified Birth & PP Doula, Certified Childbirth and Breastdeeding Educator
DC, Maryland and Northern Va
Birth Services, Overnight care, Temporary care, 24hr care, Lactation Education
|Why are you passionate about newborn care?||
I’m passionate about newborn care because I remember being overwhelmed, needing support and education with a new baby so I really love being the person that can help in those ways.
|What is the greatest compliment you’ve ever received from a client?||
I’ve had a family tell me that I was that best thing to happen to them after they had been overwhelmed for weeks. That warmed my heart.
|What do you enjoy about working with new families?||
I really enjoy providing education, support and encouragement to new families.
|Let’s talk newborns: what is your favorite part about caring for newborns?||
I am a nurturer by nature so I always feel warm and fuzzy when caring for newborns. Also we often underestimate a newborns intelligence and ability to communicate, so I love reading their cues and watching them learn.
|What is next for you? Are you preparing for a new certification or training event?||
My long term goal is to become a midwife In the traditional setting
|What is one fun fact about yourself?||
Im a mom! I breastfed my daughter for 22 months, She’s 5 years old now.