NO-CRY SLEEP CONSULTATION SERVICES
What are some problems commonly faced by new parents in regards to infant sleep patterns?
Baby doesn’t sleep at night
Baby has an irregular nap/sleep schedule
Difficulty establishing a sleep environment
Issues establishing an ideal sleep routine
How can our sleep consultants help?
Regulating your infant’s sleep routine
Offering a customized no-cry sleep solution for your baby
Proving on-call support during sleep routine implementation
Creating an ideal sleep environment
PRENATAL BLESSINGWAY CEREMONY
What are some hopes that mothers have during the prenatal period?
Desire to feel pampered, supported, and encouraged
Aspire that their upcoming birth experience to be safe, easy, and blissful
Long for loving touch
How can a prenatal blessingway ceremony accommodate those hopes?
Provides an opportunity for friends and family to gather and bless the mother and her upcoming birth experience
Incorporates massage and foot soaking
Gives the mother and her loved ones the ability to create affirmation cards
This special ceremony is conducted in the comfort of your home anytime during your pregnancy. Materials are provided and friends and family members are encouraged to attend.
POSTPARTUM BLESSINGWAY CEREMONY
What are some unique needs that mothers have during the postnatal period?
Support transitioning into motherhood
Assistance moving from a state of openness (physically and emotionally) to a more closed state
Desire for post-birth processing
How can a postpartum blessingway ceremony meet a mother’s needs?
Adopted from a Mexican Bone Closing Ceremony, this experience signifies the transition from childbearing to motherhood
The birth experience is discussed and processing begins
Healing teas and an herbal soak help to encourage physical healing
Massage and rebozo wrapping or sealing help to solidify the physical closure
This ceremony is typically done six weeks postpartum, as it is important for your body to heal adequately beforehand. This ceremony is unique to Tranquil Seasons, and I think that it sets us apart from other care providers. It is truly a profound experience. All materials are provided, and the ceremony is performed in the comfort of your own home.
TENS UNIT RENTAL
What are some considerations mothers have when it comes to pain relief in labor?
Desire to alternative methods of pain relief
Fear of epidurals
Aspire to have a drug-free birth
How does it help?
Using a tens unit during labor can help with pain management
Mother’s regulate their pain control and studies show that patient controlled pain control works best
The unit is beneficial if baby happens to be in a posterior position
The tens unit helps to release pain relieving endorphins and can be very beneficial when used in induction
BENGKUNG BELLY BINDING
What are some common issues mothers face in the postpartum period?
Feeling open and vulnerable in the early postpartum days
Dealing with abdominal diastasis recti
Aching hips after birth
Suffering from back pain
Experiencing velcro postpartum supports rolling up when they sit down
How can the Belly Bind help?
Targeting the entire abdominal area, a mother can feel more secure both emotionally and physically after delivery
Minimizing diastasis recti by bringing your abdominal muscles back together
Helping provide more support for your pelvis in your postpartum period
Relieving lower back discomfort by helping improve your posture and supporting all of your abdominal muscles
Bengkung Belly Binds are made from muslin therefor are very flexible and breathable making them a great choice year round.
What are some common issues that mothers face prenatally?
Physical and emotional stress
Aches and pains associated with their growing body and baby
Difficulties obtaining restful sleep
How can prenatal massage help?
Releases tension and stress
Decreases aches and pains associated with pregnancy
Promotes restful sleep
Strengths and regulates organ systems
Improves labor outcomes and newborn health
The prenatal massages are done in the comfort of your home. Our highly experienced Licensed Massage Therapist, Kim, performs the massage and brings all necessary materials, including a table.
What are some common issues that mothers face postnatally?
Physical discomfort and stress related to their birthing experience
Mental and emotional strain associated with the demands of caring for a newborn
Trouble breastfeeding and encouraging milk production
Swelling and fluid retention
How can postnatal massage help?
Reduces pain and stress
Improves breastfeeding practices
Eliminates postnatal swelling
Helps to restore the body to its pre-pregnancy state
Mothers need special physical care within the postpartum period. Our Licensed Massage Therapist, Kim, will provide just that. The massage is performed in the comfort of your home and Kim will bring all necessary materials, including a table. Postnatal massage is especially beneficial for mothers recovering from cesarean deliveries.
What are some common issues that infants and families face?
Difficulties with infant development and weight gain, especially for premature babies
Trouble bonding and communicating with baby
Struggles establishing healthy sleep-wake cycles for an infant
Obstacles in learning how to comfort and soothe baby
How can infant massage help?
Provides early psychological and sensory input, crucial to infant development
Improves quality of parenting and encourages feelings of attachment
Promotes infant well-being through loving, intimate communication
Benefits premature babies by facilitating weight gain and improved immune function
This evidenced-based practice is implemented in many hospitals and parenting programs. Kim, our Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Infant Massage Instructor, comes into your home to teach you how to provide infant massage. The skills you learn from her class are sure to benefit you and your little one for years to come.
SIBLING DOULA SERVICES
What are some problems commonly faced by expectant parents who have older children at home?
Lack of childcare when mother has to attend prenatal appointments with care provider
Lack of on-call childcare when mother goes into labor
Lack of ongoing childcare while mom is admitted in the hospital
Difficulties preparing children for their new sibling
How can our Sibling Doula’s help?
Prepare children for their new sibling (Sibling Preparation Class included)
Arrive within one hour of being summoned to care for children when mom goes into labor
Ongoing care and support while mom is admitted to hospital
Our sibling doula package is highly customizable. Some parents want their children to be actively involved in the birth process, but need an additional support person to look after them at the birthing location. Other families would prefer to have someone care for their children at home while mom labors and gives birth. Moreover, some families prefer to have someone care for their older children during childbirth only, others request doula support throughout the entire duration of time they are admitted in the hospital. Our Sibling Doulas meet with you and your children at least twice prenatally to form a bond and get to know your children’s unique needs.
FUR BABY (PET SITTING) DOULA SERVICES
What are some concerns that expectant parents have in relation to caring for their pets?
Lack of on-call pet sitting
Lack of insight into healthy baby and pet interactions
How can our Fur Baby Doulas Help?
On-call pet care including feeding, medicating (if necessary), walking, and loving!
Ongoing house and/or pet-sitting while mother is laboring and admitted to the hospital
Prenatal education on establishing boundaries and facilitating healthy baby and fur baby interactions
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