Dream Deliveries, Orange County Doula Services

LINKS AND RECOMMENDATIONS

All the links and referrals are based on our own positive experiences with the doctor, midwife or organization. This is no way guarantees that you will have the same experience. Dream Deliveries offers these recommendations as a courtesy to our clients and is in no way responsible for the actions of the parties listed on this site. Clients are encouraged to thoroughly interview each party before contracting their services.

 

ARTICLES ON LABOR SUPPORT

General Info about Benefits of Labor Support

http://www.gentlebirth.org/archives/doulnots.html#Benefits

Interview with Penny Simkin - "Why Hire a Doula?"

http://pregnancytoday.com/reference/articles/simkin-whydoula.htm

 

RECOMMENDED READING

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, La Leche League

 

The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth, , Henci Goer

 

Active Birth, Janet Balaskas

 

The Birth Book, Dr.Sears

 

Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn, Penny Simkin

 

MIDWIVES

South Coast Midwifery

Lorri Walker, Certified Nurse Midwife

www.southcoastmidwifery.com

 

BJ Snell, CNM   Lisa Sherwood, CNM

www.beachcitiesmidwifery.com

AWESOME PHOTOGRAPHY

www.redloftstudios.com

(many photos are featured on this site!)

Belly Casting Services and More! http://www.ArtisticBodycasting.com

 

Coping with Bed Rest

www.sidelines.org

About the Training of a CPSS

www.birthwisdom.com

 

Nursing Products

www.motherwear.com

 

Natural, Fun, Herbal Products for Pregnancy, Labor, and Postpartum

www.earthmamaangelbaby.com

(Pamper yourself!)

 

VBAC Support

www.ican-online.org

California Nurse Midwives Assoc.      http://www.cnma.net/

Midwife Information http://midwifeinfo.com/

American College of Nurse Midwives http://www.midwife.org/

 

 

Barbara Harper's Water Birth Site  

www.waterbirth.org

 

Breastfeeding Support

www.lalecheleague.org

 

Lactation Consultants

Christine Betzold NP, IBCLC, MSN

www.starfireinternational.net/breastfed

LacNackRNP@aol.com

 

CHIROPRACTORS

Dr. Tom Hill (Laguna Hills)

(949) 586-8525

3D Ultrasounds

www.ovenbuns.com