Our Most Trusted Resources
It takes a village to support a mama and her growing baby! Below you will find a list of complementary providers and services that our clients love and that we wholeheartedly support.
Labor and Postpartum Doulas
Rose Otter, IBCLC, Certified Labor and Postpartum Doula
Cindy Stumpf, Certified Labor Doula
Portland Doula Love
We've had the pleasure of working with many of the doulas through this practice. They all serve as an amazing complement to the care we provide.
Stephanie Elliott, IBCLC
Former midwife now offering lactation services. Stephanie provides the information and tools necessary to achieve your breastfeeding goals. She is passionate about offering care that is inclusive and body-positive.
Natural Latch Lactation
Meg Stalnaker, IBCLC
KellyMom Breastfeeding and Parenting
Wonderful website offering excellent breastfeeding advice and information.
Maternity, Birth, and Newborn Photography
As her website states, "The word sommessa translates to quiet, soft, and humble.
My images are just a silent moment captured in your story, highlighting how delicate and remarkable that story is. I will share what you open up for me to see".
Daron Jackson Photography
Home birth mama Daron offers maternity, fresh 48/newborn, child/family, and birth photography.
Alma Education and Movement Space
Check out Alma's online calendar for their many offerings including childbirth education, yoga, new mom support groups, breastfeeding classes and more.
Childbirth Education: Before, During, and After
Student midwives Cassidy Dobek and Charli Zarosinski
Chiropractic Care/Craniosacral Therapy
Whole Mama Whole Child
Amy Watson, DC
Portland Chiropractic Group
Jenny Brocker, DC
A Healing Approach
Teresa Robertson, LMT, CCST, CIIM
SeaStar Community Acupuncture
Affordable acupuncture with a former nurse midwife! Catherine Lowe, LAc
Working Class Community Acupuncture
Affordable acupuncture with peaceful ambiance and kind practitioners. Locations in NE and SE Portland and on Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy.
Blue Turtle Acupuncture
Regenia Benton, LAc
Amazing acupuncture conveniently located in our office at The SweetLight Center.
Portland Family Health
Colleen Gibson, LAc
Prenatal and Postpartum Massage
A spa and wellness center specifically created for pregnant and parenting families!
Herbal Consultation and Education
Family In Bloom
Your go-to gal for how to gently and effectively use herbal remedies to support your body during the childbearing year.
Recommended Reading, Watching, and Listening
Expecting Better by Emily Oster
The Birth Partner by Penny Simkin
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin
The Business of Being Born
The one film that nearly all of our clients have seen. An insightful and powerful look into maternity care in the United States.