This list is in progress.  Please contact me to add your information.


Acupuncture & Chiropractic Care for Pregnancy & Infants

Advanced Chardon Chiropractic — Chardon, OH

The Womb Wellness Center – Solon, Ohio 216.633.2828

Cleveland Chiropractic & Integrative Health — Independence, OH (216) 952-3830



Shannon Dennis at Scentsable Health is a trained aromatherapist. She offers a variety of services and product related to aromatherapy.





La Leche League of Ohio 

Check your hospital for breastfeeding education classes and postpartum breastfeeding support.

Dr. Ann Witt — Breastfeeding Medicine Physician

Birth & Postpartum Doulas — search by zip code and due date

Mother Rising (Birth & Postpartum)

Light Footsteps  (Birth)

Nurtured Foundation (Birth & Postpartum)

The Womb Wellness Center (Birth & Postpartum)

Tambourine Ma’am Doula (Birth)

Doula Nana (Birth)

Childbirth Education

Mother Rising — Also offers Birth Story Circles and Additional Resources — Chardon

Cleveland Natural Birth — Holistic education for pregnancy, birth, and early parenting — Gates Mills

The Womb Wellness Center — Also offers massage and many other services — Solon

Craniosacral Therapy


Craniosacral Therapy is excellent during pregnancy, the birthing time and following birth. It is also extremely helpful for infants, especially if they experience colic or have difficulty with breastfeeding. An article with more info is at:

Herbal Support

Light Footsteps LLC is owned by Christine Cassella, M.S. in Chardon, OH.  Christine has been studying herbal medicine for over a decade and is particularly passionate about supporting women through the childbearing years.  She has botanical wellness products for women, education, and is also a birth doula.  Reach her at 440-479-2566 or

Deborah is a certified herbalist on the east side of Cleveland who has worked under the guidance Aviva Romm. She works with a variety of herbs in many forms; from teas to tinctures related to women and children.  216.789.8811

Sarah Popkivar is a certified herbalist also located on the east side of Cleveland. Sarah works with pregnant women, lactating mothers, and young families.  216.773.0313


Lactation Consultants

Ohio Lactation Consultants


Massage Therapists

The Womb Wellness Center

Michelle Urban, Chardon, OH — 440-319-5217



Home Birth

Ohio  Midwives Alliance Midwife Locator

Circle Of Life Birth Services—Colleen Schroeder and Rosie Messina  216.299.8522

Kim French 216.771.8065

Pam Kolanz   440.543.5353

Staci Dasher 541-517-4150

Jess Brown 330.289.4829

Nicole Young, 330.807.0320

Sandra Hess  330.231.5945

Karen Edwards 330-869-8782

Monica Honeycutt 330-274-8777


Hospital Midwives

Lake Health Midwives:

Cleveland Clinic Midwifery:

Westshore Midwifery Associates:  440.617.4843 (St. John Westshore)

Neighborhood Family Practice:  216.281.0872

University Hospitals Midwives:

Southwest Hospital Midwives:  440.816.5050





Parenting Information and Support

Parent-Infant program at Hershey Montessori




Tina Joyce, DO — Concord


Prenatal Yoga

Awaken Yoga

Jenna Hull is a certified prenatal yoga instructor. She teaches classes at Awaken, in Mentor and also authors a holistic pregnancy, birth, and motherhood newsletter called Chrysalis.

Abide Yoga

Studio owner, Hope Hood offers a thoughtful array of classes, including slow flow, restorative, and prenatal yoga in her Larchmere neighborhood studio.


Physical Therapy


**Some cities have physical therapists who specialize in Women’s Health Physical Therapy; helpful during pregnancy who have pelvic pain, and also after baby is born.


Placenta Encapsulation

The Nurturing Root

Postpartum Doula Support

The Nurturing Root

Alayna Spratley is a passionate maternal support practitioner! She helps expectant and new families with natural childbirth education courses and holistic parenting classes, placenta encapsulation services, and postpartum doula care! It is her honor to support and educate families during pregnancy, birth, and parenthood.

Nurtured Foundation

We believe that motherhood is a sacred time in a woman’s life. Women should be supported physically & emotionally from pregnancy through the postpartum period.  We provide that non-judgmental support in a nurturing environment. Our goal is to provide mothers and families with support during pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period so they have the best start on their journey as a new family



Postpartum Depression Resources

Perinatal/ Postpartum Depression and Anxiety Peer Support Group at Mother Rising — Third Wednesday of each month at 7:00

 Greater Cleveland Postpartum Depression Resources


Baby Wearing

Babywearing International of Cleveland