As a pregnant and postpartum family, there is so much that comes up and many brilliant care providers in the East Bay to support you. Here is a list of some trusted providers, and certainly more are available as I learn your family and your needs!


          Amy Mitchell @ Mitchell Family Acupuncture

          Traci Moren @ Full Moon Acupuncture

Birth Doula 

      Torrey Mansur

      Brigette Barnatto

      Lindsey Stern Beallo

Birth Photographer

      Melissa @ Melissa Bartlett Photography

      Julia @ Julia Christina Photography

      Samantha @ Samantha Noel Photography


          Kenda and Armene @ Awaken Chiropractic

          Ariel Provasoli @ Flow Chiropractic

Craniosacral Therapy - Andrea Byers

Lactation Consultant 

          Paula Santi

          La Leche League of Berkeley/Oakland

Massage Therapy 

          Meadow Evans @ Grey Crane



          Natashia Fuksman

          Robyn Alagona

Mother’s Groups 

          Oakland Mom2Mom Group

          Then Comes Baby

Movement - Kate Artibee @ Sactuary Pilates


          Torrey Mansur



Pediatrician - Dr. Adrienne Ritter

Naturopathic Pediatrician - Tara Natural Medicine

Pelvic Floor Specialist - Giorgia Hoyer-Fisher, PT

Postpartum Doula 

          Linda Jones

          Laura Howells

          Abby Krumbein 

Postpartum Mental Health Support

          Postpartum Support International

          Perinatal Psychotherapy Services

          Maternal Outreach Mood Services

Placenta Encapsulation

          Anna Hurty

Resources About Homebirth

Want to learn more about homebirth and midwifery care? Here are some resources to send incredulous friends or family members...or to help support your decision making!

Lisa Lang Reports on Birth

The Midwives Alliance of North America Statistics Project

Why Not Home? The Surprising Birth Choices of Doctors and Nurses

New England Journal of Medicine - Report on UK vs. US in Birth

Benefits of an Undisturbed Hour After Birth

Midwives and Global Health

A Family's Choice to Have a Homebirth

What Does Homebirth Look Like?