services

 Initial Lactation Consultation
       2 hour visit

In home or in office visits for families who may be having some breastfeeding difficulties and need some extra support. The initial consult includes free telephone and e-mail follow-up.  

 Follow-up Lactation Consultation
       1-1.5 hour visit 

In person follow up visit is sometimes necessary to evaluate progress and adjust the breastfeeding plan.  

 Back to Work Lactation Consultation
       1-1.5 hour visit

These visits are for mothers returning to work who have questions regarding pumping, maintaining milk supply and transitioning baby to a bottle.

  • I am a BCBS In-Network Provider so there is no out-of-pocket expense for BCBS subscribers!
  • BCBS Better Beginnings covers 3 lactation visits! 
  • Other insurance companies may begin to cover lactation visits, call yours to find out.

 Breastfeeding Classes
       One 2 hour class

This class will focus on teaching skills and techniques that prepare families for positive breastfeeding experiences. Some of the topics discussed are:
  • Proper latch and position
  • Video clips of proper latch and position
  • Normal feeding expectations in the first weeks
  • How to determine if your baby is getting enough milk
  • why skin to skin is so important 
  • Resources for when you need help

 HypnoBirthing Group Classes
       $200 per 5 class series (includes free breastfeeding class)

These are a few things you will learn in this class:
  • Relaxation techniques that support natural childbirth by reducing fear and tension
  • Simple deep breathing techniques
  • How to practice deep relaxation during and between uterine contractions
  • The stages of labor and how to use the different skills learned in class in each stage
  • How to use your mind during labor to keep you calm and positive
 HypnoBirthing Private Class
       $65 per 2 hour class

This option is helpful for couples who need to travel longer distances for class or for couples who need a more flexible schedule.  Couples can schedule fewer but longer private classes to meet their needs. 

 HypnoBirthing Refresher Class
       $65 per 2 hour class

This class is for parents who have already been through a HypnoBirthing class but would like a review of skills.  Parents find this class helps them begin to come together and focus on a subsequent pregnancy.
  • HypnoBirthing class materials are included in cost.
  • BCBS Better Beginnings covers $125 of HypnoBirthing!
For more information about HypnoBirthing visit the website: www.hypnobirthing.com


A sliding-scale fee structure is available.  It is important to me that all families have access to my services.  Please contact me for information.