Best Resources For New and Expecting Parents

The Best Resources For New and Expecting Parents

Here are some of our favorite apps, sites and other resources for new and expecting parents. Where do you turn when you need support? Here are a few good first places to check.

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Postpartum Support International (PSI)

Lactation Support

Jane Honikman’s site (Related podcast here)

Birth Plan Template

Your Perfect Birth Plan Template (a.k.a. Birth Intentions Document)

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Ph.D., IBCLC – Safe Sleep Guide

Safe Sleep Guide for Room Sharing and Bed Sharing

Mid Drift Movement (Related podcast here)

Ann Jonas’ Coaching resources (Related podcast here)

The Big Let Down (Related podcast here)

(And the book: The Big Let Down—How Medicine, Big Business and Feminism Undermine Breastfeeding)

Wise Mama Coach Lisa Abramson

Functional Synergy  (Related podcast here)

Medical Information From Lakeside Obstetrics & Gynecology (Related podcast here)

Everyday Battles (Related podcast here)

Dr Angelique Millette Sleep Consultant (Related podcast here)

Fourth Trimester Super Moms Group (Related podcast here)

Julia Aziz and Lessons of Labor (Related podcast here)

(And the book:Lessons of Labor: One Woman’s Self-Discovery through Birth and Motherhood)

Sandra Lloyd  (Related podcast here)

Winnie App (Related podcast here)

Somatic Trauma Healing by Embodied Beginnings (Related podcast here)

Kerri Mullen – Prenatal, Postpartum & Craniosacral (CST) Massage (Bay Area)

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Dr Sosh (Related podcast here)

Books by Dr Shoshana Bennett:

Baby Bjorn Carriers and other products

Stepstool, Potty Chair, Baby Carrier


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