Adoption, Conception & Birth Consultation
You're adopting a baby, trying to get pregnant or you're pregnant and have a lot questions coming up. Your brain is filled with: What options are available to me? Do I inseminate at home with a midwife or at a clinic? What kind of birth do I want? Which care provider is best? What pediatrician should I choose? What do I need to bring baby home? Who takes my insurance?
As a doula and childbirth education who has attended over 100 births in NYC, I am qualified to help you with your questions around conception, pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. I intimately know resources in the area, including local hospitals, birth centers, midwives doctors, and holistic medicine specialists.
Contact me to schedule a 1-2 hour consultation, in person or via phone, to help you decide the best options for the birth you want.
Topics that are most commonly discussed:
Where should I give birth?
Which midwife or doctor is right for me?
What's the difference between birthing in a birth center or the hospital?
I'm looking for complementary care providers (acupuncturists, massage therapists, chiropractors, therapists) who work specifically with pregnancy. Who do you recommend and why are these types of care beneficial?
I am thinking about switching care providers for the birth. Should I?
I need help with my birth Birth wishes/plan
What is a Doula and how can they help me?
Should I take a Childbirth Class? Which type is right for me? What will I learn?
What do I need to do to have the most support during the postpartum period?
What pediatrician is right for us and how do I choose them?
How should I set up my home to welcome our baby?
FEE AND SERVICE LOCATION
Fee: The total fee for this service is $200 for 1-2 hours.
Location: I travel to Brooklyn & some parts of Manhattan and Queens for consultations. If you live outside of my area of service or outside of NYC, I may still be available for an additional fee to cover travel expenses. We can also schedule a consultation via phone/Facetime/Skype.