Call/text 641-425-2676 to schedule
In Home Lactation Consultation:
I will come to your home and do a thorough evaluation of a breastfeeding session. This includes a birth history, health history, weighing the baby, assessing his/her sucking abilities and oral anatomy, assessing any abnormalities of your breasts, and evaluating a feeding. We will discuss any problems you are experiencing. We will work together to develop a plan that fits your personal needs and goals. I will leave you with a verbal and written plan of our evaluation and provide documentation with appropriate codes that you may turn in to your insurance for reimbursement if desired. A typical consult will last about 1 and 1/2 hours. An In Home Consult is $95 and $60 each hour thereafter (in 15 minute increments) within a 45 mile radius of my home near Williamsburg and will travel further for an additional fee of $5 per 15 additional miles, each way. I will be available by phone/text/email after consult at no additional charge. A follow up consult, if necessary, is $75.
Insurance coverage through Lactation Network:
I have partnered with Lactation Network and they are able to obtain coverage through some insurance plans. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, Anthem, and possibly adding others soon. Fill in the form below to see if your insurance covers.
Prenatal Lactation Consultation:
You may request to have a consultation before your baby is born. This is a great opportunity to learn how to get breastfeeding off to the best start. It is like your own, personalized, private breastfeeding class. I will educate you about the benefits of breastfeeding and how breastfeeding works. We will discuss how to prepare for breastfeeding and what to expect those first days and weeks. You will leave feeling empowered to do what is best for your baby! This consultation can be scheduled in your home, or another chosen location, if you desire Prenatal Consultation is $75. Spouse/Significant Other and any other support people are strongly encouraged to attend.
A pumping consultation is great for parents who choose to exclusively pump, or for parents getting ready to return to work. I can assess your pumping and try different sizes and shapes of pumping flanges to assure the best fit. We will work together to create a plan that works best in your individual situation to help you reach your breastfeeding goals. A typical pumping consult will last 45-60 minutes. I will be available bu phone/text/email after consult to help answer questions and adjust your plan as needed. A pumping consult is $75 in your home
Birth Education and Support:
Childbirth Education in the comfort of your own home! Tailored specifically for your needs. This could be generalized information, answering questions and concerns, learning comfort techniques, or all of the above. You can schedule as much time as you choose to invest. Minimum of 2 hours. Initial hour $65 and $40 each subsequent hour.
*Special* Pregnancy, Birth, and Breastfeeding Support Experience:
Not your typical hospital class!
If you are looking for individualized, thorough childbirth education, specifically on how you and your partner can use comfort measures during labor and delivery, this bundle is perfect! I will use my years of experience as a doula, childbirth educator, lactation consultant, and a labor nurse to help to guide you through the expectations of pregnancy, birth,breastfeeding, and adjusting to parenthood. We will discuss and practice many different comfort measures and labor techniques. I will help to guide you in using the comfort measures that specifically suit you and your partner best. This is very personalized as I get to know you and your desires during the birth process. We will meet in the comfort of your home 3 times during your pregnancy to discuss expectations during your journey to becoming parents. Each visit will be approximately 2 hours. Then a visit after baby is born to make sure breastfeeding is going well and you are adjusting well to your new role as parents.The bundle also includes phone/text/email contact for answers to questions, and for continued support. This bundle is $300. Thus is a great value!
You can experience the best lactation support by having a prenatal consult, to have all the information you need, and a home consultation, to make sure everything is going well. Each visit will be approximately 1 to 1 1/2 hours. I will be available by phone/text/email at no additional charge. This bundled service is $150. This service makes a great gift!
Phone Consultation: 641-425-2676
If you just have a quick question or two, I will be happy to answer them for you, free of charge. If you need some specific assistance that is more in depth, but could possibly be handled over the phone, we can do a phone consultation. A phone consult is $10 for each 15 minutes. Fee will be waived if a full consultation is requested. Pay conveniently through PayPal!
This is a "deluxe" visit. I will come to your home for a regular consultation, then be available to you for whatever needs you may have: caring for your baby, and/or other children while you take a nap, some light housekeeping, laundry, or fix a meal. I can go to the grocery store, or other errands you need. Sometimes you just need some extra help and support in those early days. You decide what you need some help with and I will do my best to fulfill your needs. Then I will be there at there for the next breastfeeding session to offer more assistance as needed. This consult will last approximately 4 hours for $200, and additional hours, if requested at $35/hour. This can also be utilized just for general assistance after baby is born, even if you don't need breastfeeding assistance. Occasionally, night time hours can be arranged as well.
An extended consultation makes a great gift!
An extended consultation makes a great gift!
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*** If it is a hardship for you to pay for services, please discuss payment options or possible discounted price with me.