Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine
Doulamatch.net helps expectant families quickly and efficiently find doulas based on availability, training, experience levels and testimonials.
Birth Options Alliance
Birth Options Alliance (BOA) provides information and mutual support to expectant parents about their choices regarding childbirth in the Washington, DC area.
Cord Blood Banking
The Cord Blood Center
Mental Health Support
Perinatal Mental Health Guide–DMV Community Based Resources
Heather Geldon, LCSW-C
Heather Geldon, LCSW-C specializes in providing therapy to women during pregnancy and early motherhood and now offers home visits for clients who are on bed rest or are up to 8 weeks postpartum. Common concerns include:
-Fear/anxiety related to pregnancy
-Improving communication with one's partner
-Coping with postpartum anxiety or depression
-Helping the family (including siblings) adjust to a new baby
-Building confidence as a new mom
-Increasing support and self care with a newborn
Sarah Boone Counseling
Sarah Boone, MS, LGPC, provides psychotherapy for individuals (ages 18+) and families. She also provides group therapy. Her specialty areas include grief and loss, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, life transitions, and motherhood/fatherhood. She has specialized training in integrating faith and spirituality into the counseling process.
4424 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 201, Bethesda, MD 20814
Parenting Support Groups
Mindful Return, Lori Mihalich-Levin
Mindful Return is a four week online e-course that will empower you to plan a thoughtful, peaceful, and successful return to work after maternity leave and will connect you with other mamas who are returning to work at the same time you are.