Student Highlight Profile: Amanda Pacheco

Name: Amanda Pacheco
Newborn Care Specialist, Nanny
Areas Served:
Pinole, California. Surrounding San Francisco Bay Area
Why are you passionate about newborn care?
I am passionate about newborn care because i understand how critical this time of their development is and how it can be such a big adjustment for a family.
What is the greatest compliment you’ve ever received from a client?
One of the greatest compliments I have received from a client is that I work from the heart with true love for the family and baby. That I have a huge heart to care for others.
What do you enjoy about working with new families?
I enjoy working with new families because I know I am going into a family who may need some help with different things and when its time to go I know I have helped them through a sensitive time in their life. Also, I love building new relationships.
Let’s talk newborns: what is your favorite part about caring for newborns?
My favorite thing about caring for newborns is knowing I am helping shape the future for this child. So much is happening in a newborns brain at this time that will shape and form them later on in life.
What is next for you? Are you preparing for a new certification or training event?
Next I am taking a postpartum doula class and newborn environment class. As well as always continuing my education. After that see where my heart is leading me.
What is one fun fact about yourself?
I love the beach. It is my happy place.