local referrals 


MENTAL HEALTH

Dr. Rose Hanna, Psy.D

Kitty Cleary Adamovic, MS, LMFT, RN

Tara Farajian, LCSW - Transitions in Motherhood

Robin Geisen, LMFT

OBs/MIDWIVES

Dr. Laurie Endo - Long Beach Memorial

Jhoanna Galvez, LM, CPM - Homebirth Midwife serving Long Beach & Orange County

PEDIATRICIANS

Growing Healthy Together

Pediatric Medical Center - Dr. Goodin, Dr. Welty

My Pediatrics - Dr. Leila Yoonessi

Dr. Joel Kizner - Long Beach Memorial & Los Alamitos Medical Ctr.

Candace Leach, LM, CPM - Homebirth Midwife serving Long Beach & Los Alamitos

Dr. Dennis Noeson - Long Beach Memorial

Dr. Carsten Ronlov - Long Beach Memorial

Beach Cities Midwifery - Birth Center


BODY WORK

Melissa Roxas, L.Ac. - Acupuncture

Dr. Joni Stier - Acupuncture

Prenatal Yoga - Elizabeth Clark

Prenatal Massage - Amber Danks

CHIROPRACTIC CARE

Dr. Cecilia Bettencourt - Lakewood

Dr. Dani Callahan - Belmont Shore

Dr. Yvette Castro - Naples

Dr. Thomas Gallagher - Belmont Shore

Dr. Natalie Wilson - Lakewood


PELVIC FLOOR THERAPY

Sarton Therapy - Dr. Sherine Aubert

Recharge Therapy - Dr. Carri Dominick

Complete Women Care - Natalie Padveen, PT

BREASTFEEDING/PUMPING SUPPORT

Linda Goodman, IBCLC

Jen Reynolds, IBCLC - 562-253-1066

Long Beach Breastfeeds


PARENTING GROUPS/CONNECTION

Baby & Me Yoga at The Hangout

Support Groups at For the Child

Queer Parenting Group at Center LB

Nurturing the New Mother at Long Beach Memorial

Babywearing LB

Little Folk Club at Cal Heights Music


online resources

Here are a few of our favorite online resources for pregnancy, birth & parenting

PREGNANCY & BIRTH

Becoming Mamas - Babywearing & Cloth Diapering Resource

Motherisk - Child Safety Information

Kangaroo Mother Care - Bonding

Positive Parenting

Mothering.com

Aha Parenting

La Leche League of California

Kelly Mom - Breastfeeding, Pumping & Chestfeeding resource

Postpartum Support International - Postpartum Mood Disorder Help