New families,
I’m here for you.

Whether you’re getting ready to meet your baby or navigating your way through the early weeks and months together, I – Joy MacTavish, IBCLC – am honored to be your expert guide and  a calming source of support for lactation and early parenting.
 

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.

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Questions? Reach out via phone, text (often the quickest reply), email, or the contact form below.
206.973.0337
support@soundbeginningsfamily.com

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.

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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.

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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.


206.973.0337
support@soundbeginningsfamily.com

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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.

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for support?

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Questions?

206.973.0337 (feel free to text for a faster response)
support@soundbeginningsfamily.com

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