Need lactation support while in isolation?
I am here to support you. As a local leader in lactation and postpartum support, I bring over a decade of experience, and advanced training in offering remote consultations, to seamlessly fill any gaps in care and increase the safety net for new families. Through virtual consultations – and scales rentals if needed – we can create a personalized plan to reach your goals.
Questions? Reach out via phone, text (often the quickest reply), email, or the contact form below.
Virtual Lactation Support
Now you can receive secure, individualized support for your breastfeeding/chestfeeding relationship in the comfort of your own home. This is especially helpful when you have a newborn, but great for all situations because your home is where you and your little one are at ease.
Quick and efficient access to trusted support means more time to enjoy your baby.
Support in the safety and comfort of your own home – virtually. (And no need to tidy.)
Expert support for all things baby – plus trusted referrals as needed.
Your Seattle IBCLC – now available virtually anywhere.
As a compassionate and skilled International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and experienced parenting educator in the greater Seattle area, I’m now providing virtual consultations via a secure, HIPAA-compliant platform. There’s no need to leave the comfort of your home while getting the information and support you need to have more time and space to truly enjoy your baby.
How Does a Virtual Lactation Consultation Work?A virtual lactation consultation may be right for you… When the COVID-19 pandemic began, I was able to pivot from my usual office and in-home lactation consultations to virtual consultations. This allows me to continue to safely and effectively support families who are experiencing lactation challenges yet don’t want to venture out with their little ones unless it’s absolutely necessary. I immediately began offering virtual consults which I am able to do because I use secure platform for my HIPAA-compliant electronic health record (EHR) system. That makes it easy to collect health history forms beforehand and then connect to video ... Read More
So, You Want to Become an IBCLC?Almost as soon as I became an IBCLC I began to receive emails and phone calls from aspiring IBCLCs asking about my experience and advice for their own journey toward the credential. In an effort to streamline the amount of time I spent on these emails, I sat down and wrote an email template so that I could address as much of the basics at once and not have to re-write it each time. I’m now happy to be able to share this information on the Sound Beginnings’ blog so that it’s more readily available for those who want some assistance in determining the steps and if it’s the right path for them...
I’m here for you.
And I’m ready to answer any questions you have.
Reach out by phone, text (often the fastest way to get a reply), email, or via the contact form to find out more or set-up a consultation.
Wondering if my support is right for you?
We may be a good fit if:
you want a smooth start to parenthood with compassionate guidance that supports your intuition and values as a parent
you know that addressing challenges involves timely care and informed decision-making
you need personalized and comprehensive support for lactation, sleep, babywearing, or other family topics
you want to be more confident in caring for yourself and your new baby
you know that you and your baby will feel most comfortable in your home and you'd love that professional support to come to you - virtually.
Are you wondering about pricing?
Most insurance plans include coverage for lactation consultations, though your coverage will depend on your individual plan.
We can help you understand your insurance coverage options.
We provide a superbill for clinical consultations. If you're in-network with Aetna we'll submit claims on your behalf.
A consultation is an investment in your family's transition and can increase your confidence and ease with your little one.
206.973.0337 (feel free to text for a faster response)