Holistic Healthcare Practitioners

Midwives:
Nancy Harman, CNM homebirth midwife of Birthwise of Central NC
Tanya Bailey, CNM and Daniela Paul, CNM at Magnolia Birth Center and Wendover OB/GYN

Prenatal and Pediatric Chiropractors:
Dr. Liana Hastings at Sonder Mind & Body
Dr. Kim Snider at Village Family Chiropractic

Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture:
Michele Salinas and Blake Faulkner at The Lotus Center

Prenatal and Infant Massage Therapists:
Gabriela Spang, LMBT at Greensboro Family Massage and A to Zen Massage
Erin Balkind, RCST, LMBT at CBE Bodywork

Reiki Practitioners:
Audrey Sheldon, Reiki Master Teacher at Free Spirits Yoga
Dawn Leonard, Reiki Master at Sacred Rhythms

Nutritionists:
Jennifer Cantwell Wood, MPH, RD, LDN at Family Nutrition of the Triad


Childbirth & Parenting Education/
Support

Breastfeeding Support:
Breastfeeding Your Baby and Breastfeeding Support Group at Women's Hospital in Greensboro, NC La Leche League of NC

Childbirth Educators and Classes:
Karen Hornfeck, CHt of Wise Elephant Wellness offers HypnoBirthing, transpersonal hypnotherapy & intuitive readings
Joanne Dahill CD(DONA), HCHI, LMBT, GCFP of Journey of Motherhood offers massage therapy, doula, and childbirth education (including HypnoBabies)
YWCA's Healthy Moms Healthy Babies program which includes childbirth class, doula services, peer group support and education, and long-term individualized support for at-risk mothers.

Lactation Consultants:
Hope Mikat, IBCLC of Hope Lactation Service
Linda Coppola Donovan, RN, MHA, IBCLC

New Mothers/Fathers/Parents groups:
Triad Tot Totters - baby carrier lending library

Birth Photographers:
Katie Klein of Katie Klein Photography
Sarah Stanley of Love at First Sight Photography and Doula Services

Diaper Service:
Sweetie Pie Diaper Service


Reading

Online resources:
Spinning Babies - prenatal and labor practices for healthy fetal positioning
North Carolina Friends of Midwives - NC legislative organization supporting home birth practices and midwives

Books for Conscious Conception and Fertility:
Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom: Creating Physical and Emotional Health and Healing by Christiane Northrup
Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Weschler
Spirit Babies by Walter Makichen
Wild Power by Alexandra Pope and Shane Hugo Wurlitzer
Inconceivable by Julia Indichova
The Infertility Cure by Randine Lewis
Yoni Shakti by Uma Dinsmore Tuli
Reflections of the Moon on Water by Xiaolan Zhao

Books for Pregnancy and Birth:
Birthing from Within by by Pam England, Rob Horowitz
Orgasmic Birth by Debra Pascali-Bonaro
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin
Natural Hospital Birth: The Best of Both Worlds by Cynthia Gabriel
The Birth Partner by Penny Simkin
Yoga Mama by Linda Sparrowe
Preparing for Birth with Yoga by Janet Balaskas
Yoni Shakti by Uma Dinsmore Tuli

Books for Postpartum Care:
The Fourth Trimester by Kimberly Ann Johnson
Diastatis Recti by Bowman

Books for Conscious Parenting:
Parenting for Peace: Raising the Next Generation of Peacemakers by Marcy Axness
ICPA and Pathways to Family Wellness - parenting magazine
Our Babies Our Selves by Meredith Small
The Nursing Mother’s Companion by Kathleen Huggins

Books on the Divine Feminine:
Women Who Run with the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype by Clarissa Pinkola Estés
Wild Power by Alexandra Pope and Shane Hugo Wurlitzer
Yoni Shakti by Uma Dinsmore Tuli