ONLINE RESOURCES:

General Breastfeeding info:  

https://kellymom.com

Paced Bottle Feeding video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=OGPm5SpLxXY

Hand Expression:

 Videos: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=xhiyf7biGN0https://m.youtube.com/watchv=xhiyf7biGN0

http://med.stanford.edu/newborns.html

About Hand Expression: https://med.stanford.edu/newborns/professional-education/breastfeeding/hand-expressing-milk.html

http://breastfeedingtoday-llli.org/hand-expression/

Safe cosleeping: https://cosleeping.nd.edu/

Medications and breastfeeding: https://www.infantrisk.com website & hotline (806) 352-2519

Tongue Tie Information: 

Dr. Bobby Ghaheri: https://drghaheri.com

Dr. Mikal Newman: https://www.newmanfamilydentistry.com/frenectomy.html

Dr. Larry Kotlow: https://www.kiddsteeth.com/breastfeeding.php

Dr. Richard Baxter: https://tonguetieal.com/tongue-ties/

Mayo Clinic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tongue-tie/symptoms-causes/syc-20378452

Dr. Zaghi: https://www.thebreatheinstitute.com/airway-development.html

https://youtu.be/iP3c-C9L9b0

LOCAL PEDIATRIC BODYWORK & FEEDING THERAPY RESOURCES

Kelly OBrien at St Brigid’s Craniosacral Therapy https://www.stbrigidscst.com/

Theresa Osmer DC Flow Chiropractic https://www.flowchiro.com/

Dr. Annie or Rachel at Rise Wellness https://www.risewellnesschiro.com/

Sarah Pipher PT at Grand Rapids Performance Center https://generationcare.org/grand-rapids-performance-center/

Molly Kehoe at Holistic Care Approach - Craniosacral therapy https://www.holisticcareapproach.com/practitioner/molly-kehoe/

Nicole Bumhoffer DC & Becca T DC at Thrive Chiropractic http://www.thrivechirocenter.com/

Family Tree Therapies: http://familytreetherapies.com

Building Blocks Therapies: http://buildingblocksgr.com

Dr Benjamin Visger DO & Dr Paul Dybal DO in Muskegon

https://drvisger.org/

https://www.sharecare.com/doctor/dr-paul-s-dyball

Darren Grunwaldt DO, Metro Health

Dr Charles Lietz  (616) 530-3333

Tonya Westerbeke Back to Health Zeeland, MI

Jessica Ireland at Ireland Chiropractic Coopersville, MI

Why bodywork? 

Bodywork & latch study:

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0890334416679620

LOCAL PREFERRED RELEASE PROVIDERS/DENTISTS 

(for assessment & treatment of oral restrictions such as tongue tie): 

Mitten Kids Dentistry  https://www.mittenkids.com/ (requires referral - I can provide a referral if, after assessment, I think oral assessment is appropriate)

Pediatric Dental Specialists of West Michigan https://www.pdsofwestmi.com/

BOOKS:

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding - Diane Wiessinger

The Positive Breastfeeding Book - Amy Brown

Working & Breastfeeding Made Simple - Nancy Mohrbacher 

Babyled Weaning- Gill Rapley

Baby led Feeding - Jenna Helwig

Tongue Tied - Richard Baxter

Sweet Sleep- LLLI

 Safe Infant Sleep-James McKenna

BREASTFEEDING RESOURCES

 

POSTPARTUM WELLNESS RESOURCES (mood, depression, anxiety, mental/emotional support):

  • Pine Rest 

Support for postpartum depression, anxiety and more 

  • Free Postpartum Support Group with Michigan Born & Raised  

1st Wednesday of each month, 7-8:30pm  mibornandraised.com (currently virtual)

  • Ginger Hollemans, LMSW Postpartum counseling 

https://www.gingerhollemans.com

  • Christina Stauffer, LMSW: Counseling & Support, specializing in postpartum

cstaufferLMSC@gmail.com   616-581-4967

Local non-profit organization providing free, in-home support by trained volunteers