There is a free consultation offered that will last approximately 45-60 minute.In contrast to traditional OB care, midwifery care is unique and personalized to your individualized needs. During the consultation you will have the opportunity to ask many questions.
"A gentle birth begins by focusing on the mother's experience and
by bringing together a women's emotional dimensions and her physical and spiritual needs."
- Barbara Harper, RN, Gentle Birth Choices
The Midwifery model provides comprehensive & holistic prenatal care in your own home or at midwives office. The midwife provide nutrition guidance for optimal wellness. Appointments last approximately an hour. Assuming you are starting care during your first trimester, visits are monthly up to 28 weeks, bi-weekly until 36 weeks. At 36 weeks the visit will be held at your home for preparations for a homebirth. Then visit become weekly until the birth.
"Birth is not only about making babies. Birth is about making mothers
- strong, competent, capable mothers who trust themselves and know
their inner strength."
- Barbara Katz Rothman
Labor & Birth
Birth within the comfort of your own home with a the birth team of your choice. There are two portable deep-water birth tub for your waterbirth and comfort during labor if you choose to have a tub.
"All around the world the postpartum period is considered a sacred time.
In many cultures, women are not expected to carry on with their usual lives.
Instead, they are revered and recognized for this new journey they have embarked upon."
- Peggy O'Mara – Having A Baby, Naturally
The midwife is on call for your postpartum period 24-7 for any concerns you have and for breastfeeding. The midwife will call at 24 hr after birth to check on mom and baby. Then at around 48hr come to your home for a visit. At the 1, 3 and 6 week visit you venture out and come see the midwife.
We do bill insurance for reimbursement! Call for details