Frederick County Resources

Frederick County Resources

Acupuncture

Acupuncture & Herbology Center- Erika Weshinskey   304-535-9999  www.erikasacupunctureandherbs.com

Holistic Health Assoc.    301-620-1414                 www.hhamd.com

The Turning Point   240-405-7878                 www.theturningpointacupuncture.com

Babywearing Support

Blue Ridge Babywearers facebook.com/groups/blueridgebabywearers

Belly Binding

Doulas of Central MD 410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmaryland.com

Helping Hannes Doula Services (Eimile Hannes) 240-422-8199 www.helpinghannesdoula.com

Hub City Doulas (Frances Pierce & Jillian Potter) 240-452-1123 www.hubcitydoulas.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper) 571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller) 240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Sarah Scolaro 304-616-2129 doula.scolaro@gmail.com

Two Rivers Childbirth 540-539-7991 www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

Birthing Centers

Premier Birth Center (Winchester, VA) 540-709-1737 www.Premierbirth.com

Special Beginnings (Arnold, MD) 410-626-8982 www.specialbeginnings.com

The Natural Birth Center at INOVA Loudoun (Leesburg, VA)

https://www.inova.org/healthcare-services/womens-health/locations/inova-loudoun-hospital/childbirth-services/natural-birth-center

Birth Classes

Abundant Birth Support (Camille Nyman) 315-882-0040 www.abundantbirthsupport.com

Birth You Desire (In person & Online) www.birthyoudesire.com

Birthworks – Lindsey Welch    240-626-6856 www.lindseywelchphotography.com

Bradley Method

Hypnobirthing – Holly Sontz 240-422-3303 www.believeinbirthing.com or www.solyoga.org

Informed Birth Choices (Alison Knotek)   410-941-9422 www.informedbirthchoices.org

Mother’s Assurance Birth Services (Eva Street) 443-804-0950 www.mothersassurance.com

My Birth Companion, LLC – Odile Penet 443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper) 571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller) 240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Your Birth Experience – Two Rivers Childbirth 540-539-7991   www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

Cesarean Section & VBAC Support

International Cesarean Awareness Network ICAN (Ellie Landru, Laura Soisson, & Brandy Firth) 1-800-686-4226 EXT 179 www.facebook.com/icanofhagerstownmd

 

Chiropractors

Dr. Lisa Hinkle, Arise Chiropractic- Webster Certified   301-662-4220 www.arisewellness.com

Chiropractic First- Webster Certified                     301-829-4040 www.chiropractic-first.com

Dr. Angela Grove, Dancingspine Chiropractic- Webster Certified       301-748-0327 www.dancingspine.com

Family Chiropractic Center     301-695-5332 www.fredericklowerbackpainchiropractor.com

McLaughlin Family Chiropractic 301-898-8005 www.dr-mimi.com

Park Bench Chiropractic          301-378-0334 www.parkbenchchiropractic.com

Rosemont Chiropractic & Rehab 301-698-8282 www.SpinesRUs.com

 

Circumcision & Intact Care Information

Sarah Fangmeyer- Intact MD   IntactMaryland@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IntactMD  

 

Cloth Diapers

Blue Ridge Cloth Diapering www.facebook.com/groups/blueridgeclothdiaperingnetwork

Cloth Diaper Classes-  Enkore Kids, Boonsboro   301-668-0837 www.enkorekids.com

*See below Specialty Stores for local retail options

 

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Support

Heartly House, Inc. 301-662-8800 www.heartlyhouse.org

 

Doulas

Abundant Birth Support (Camille Nyman) Birth Doula 315-882-0040 www.abundantbirthsupport.com

Baby Days Doula (Laura Soisson) Birth & Postpartum Doula 301-639-1006 www.babydaysdoula.com

Bella Rose Birth Services (Alyssa Kinney) Birth & Postpartum Doula www.bellaroseborn.com

Big Belly Hug (Roni Zelivinski) Birth Doula www.bigbellyhug.wordpress.com

Birth You Desire (Ursula Sabia Sukinik, Ashley Medley, Carling Sothoron, Lynn Converse) www.birthyoudesire.com

Cecilia Roberson Postpartum Doula & Breastfeeding Specialist 210-913-5046 cecilia.l.roberson@gmail.com

Doulas of Central Maryland Birth & Postpartum Doula 410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmaryland.com

Echo Morris Birth Doula 240-409-6474 www.mamaecho.com

Ellie Landru (Specializes in working with multiples) Birth & Postpartum Doula elizabethlandru@gmail.com

Erin Carney Birth Doula 302-351-5144 www.ecarneydoula.webs.com

Eva Street Birth & Postpartum Doula      443-804-0950                  www.mothersassurance.com

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau) Birth & Postpartum Doulas 301-412-2976 www.family-ways.com

Frederick Moms and Doulas (Brittany DeFrehn & Sarah Hetrick) Birth & Postpartum Doulas www.frederickmomsanddoulas.com

Hand Waves Birth Services (ASL Doulas- Ally Balsley & Brittany Noschese) Birth & Postpartum Doulas www.HandWavesBirth.com

Hardwick Birth Services (Gemma Manino) Birth Doula & Breastfeeding Counselor 301-338-8968 www.hardwickbirthservices.com

Helping Hannes Doula Services (Eimile Hannes) Birth & Postpartum Doulas    240-422-8199 www.helpinghannesdoula.com

Hub City Doulas (Frances Pierce & Jillian Potter) Birth & Postpartum Doulas 240-452-1123 www.hubcitydoulas.com

Informed Birth Choices (Alison Knotek) Birth Doula  410-941-9422 www.informedbirthchoices.org

Jessica Kent Birth & Postpartum Doula, Breastfeeding Support    240-285-3785   www.JessicaKentBirthServices.com

Kate Lynch – Birth & Sibling Doula 301-514-0186 Katet2231@Yahoo.com

Little Flower Doula (Kelly Shealer) Postpartum Doula 240-405-9747 www.littleflowerdoula.com

Meghan Cagley Birth Doula 240-801-5329 cagleybirthservices@gmail.com

Morning Light Midwifery (Andrea Goldstein) Birth & Postpartum Doula  304-725-6516 www.morninglightmidwifery.com

Mother Journey Birth Support (Jen Sincevich & Courtney Buhrman) Birth & Sibling Doulas

301-662-3434 https://www.facebook.com/MotherJourneyBirthSupport/

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet) Birth Doula   443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper) Birth & Postpartum Doulas 571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Overnight Newborn Care Postpartum Doulas  301-526-2811  www.overnightnewborncare.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller) Birth & Postpartum Doula 240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Sarah Scolaro Birth Doula 304-616-2129 doula.scolaro@gmail.com

Stonepath Birth (Shawna DeWitt, Erika Weshinskey, & Heather Self) Birth Doula  571-271-5977         www.stonepathbirth.com

Two Rivers Childbirth (Bergen Howlett, Julie Miller, and Kaylah McCourtney) Birth & Postpartum Doulas 540-539-7991 www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

Fertility

Dr. Russell at Serenity Natural Health Care 240-397-6771 www.serenitynhc.com

The Journey Counseling- Psychotherapy (Iwona Gerner, LGPC) 301-712-9015 www.thejourneycounseling.net

 

Fitness (Prenatal & Postpartum)

Lisa Nelson (Trainer, Instructor) www.SquishableBaby.com

 

Hypnoanesthesia

An Excellent Birth (Leslie Ann Picket, MCHt)     240-415-1200    www.ExcellentBirth.org

 

Homeopathic Care & Natural Medicine

Acupuncture & Herbology Center- Erika Weshinskey

 304-535-9999 www.erikasacupunctureandherbs.com

Center for Mind Body Therapies- Dr. Donna Acree, N.D. 301-631-2936 www.cmbt.net or www.DoctorDonna.net

Serenity Natural Health Care 240-397-6771 www.serenitynhc.com

SustainablyWell- Silke Weiss, Traditional Naturopath, Natural Health Practitioner

240-422-7457 www.SustainablyWell.net

 

 

Lactation Consultants (IBCLC)

Blue Ridge Breastfeeding 301-744-9566 www.blueridgebreastfeeding.com

Breastfeeding Center of MD 301-355-3280 www.breastfeedingcenterofmd.com

Kathy Lee 240-478-2920 www.kathyleeRN.com

Metropolitan Breastfeeding 301-943-9293            www.metropolitanbreastfeeding.com

The Lactation Room 301-529-5433 www.lactationadvisor.com

 

Lactation Support Meetings

Frederick Memorial Hospital- Every Friday at 1:30-3:00pm, enter through the Labor & Delivery entrance

La Leche League of Frederick, MD              www.lllofmd-de-dc.org/index.html or https://www.facebook.com/groups/309640211861/

24 hour hotline 877-452-5324

Massage

Debbie Couture (Arise Chiropractic- Fertility, Pre & Post Natal Massage, Infant Massage)

301-662-4220 www.arisewellness.com

Frances Pierce, LMT 249-527-3494

Renee Henning (Ruhamah Massage Therapy) www.facebook.com/ruhamahmassagetherapy

 

Midwives – FMH

Midwifery Care Associates (partnered with Simmonds, Martin & Helmbrecht, Chtd OBGYN’s)

301-414-2300 www.midwiferycareassociates.com

 

Midwives- Homebirth

Birthroot Midwifery (Shanna Mastrangelo & Zellene Struble) 304-876-3516 www.birthrootwv.com

Loudoun Homebirth & Healthcare (Hilary Biesecker)   540-336-0310    www.loudounhomebirth.com

Morning Light Midwifery (Liz O’Shea) 301-788-0113 www.morninglightmidwifery.com

Mother Care Midwifery (Sarah Branson, Brittany Coffman) 541-731-7612 www.mothercaremidwifery.org

Riverside Midwifery, LLC (Nannette Jenkins, Chris Bontrager, Mychal Pilia)        

240-341-4974 www.riversidemidwifery.com

Shifrah’s Sisters Holistic Birth Services  (Elizabeth Reiner) 202-446-4400 www.shifrahssisters.com

 

Miscarriage and Infant Loss

Face 2 Face Frederick (support group- Jeanie Watts)

240-578-2923   www.facebook.com/Face2Face-Frederick-125915394145733/

Isaac Delisle Foundation www.isaacdelislefoundation.org

Hospice of Frederick County 240-566-3030 www.hospiceoffrederick.org

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep (Lindsey Welch, coordinator) 240-626-6856 www.nowilaymedowntosleep.org

The Journey Counseling- Psychotherapy (Iwona Gerner, LGPC) 301-712-9015 www.thejourneycounseling.net

 

Mother Blessings/ Blessingways

Family Ways     301-412-2976 www.family-ways.com

Lisa Feiertag 240-515-4590 lisa@ariveroflove.com

Mare Cromwell 240-405-4265 www.MareCromwell.com

Two Rivers Childbirth 540-539-7991 www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

Nutrition

Whole Health, RD (Nicole Holovath, MS, RN, LDN) 240-397-9807 www.WholeHealthRD.com

Original Nourishment (Taylor Fury, MS, CNS, LDN, RYT-200) 240-205-6730 www.OriginalNourishment.com

 

OBGYN’s (provide delivery at FMH)

Capital Women’s Care      240-215-0439    www.capitalwomenscarefrederickobgyn.com

Maryland Perinatal Associates (High Risk Pregnancies) 240-529-1663 www.mdperinatal.com

Simmonds, Martin & Helmbrecht, Chtd.  301-620-7144   www.smhobgyn.com

OB&GYN Center 301-663-4545 www.obandgyncenter.com

 

Placenta Encapsulation

Ana Paula 240-801-0499

Doulas of Central MD 410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmaryland.com

Ellie Landru & April Clemons     elizabethlandru@gmail.com

Family Ways      301-412-2976          www.family-ways.com

Helping Hannes Doula Services (Eimile Hannes)   240-422-8199 www.helpinghannesdoula.com

Hub City Doulas (Frances Pierce & Jillian Potter) 240-452-1123 www.hubcitydoulas.com

Maryland Placenta Nurse (Heather Rawlett) 843-957-4690 www.marylandplacentanurse.com

Monocacy Birth Services (Kendra Coates) 301-788-3200 www.kbcbirthservices.com

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet)  443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper) 571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller) 240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Two Rivers Childbirth 540-539-7991              www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

 

Postpartum Support

EMBRACE Support Group (Frederick)- 1st Saturday morning of every month Gerner@thejourneycounseling.net

 

Ahimsa Therapy- Psychotherapy (Alicia Barmon, LCPC, ERYT)   617-319-1162 www.ahimsatherapy.com  

Four Branches Therapy & Wellness (Katie Marsh Lyburn, LCWS-C) 240-818-8090 www.fourbranchestherapy.com

Lisa McCrohan, MA, LCSW-C, RYT- Psychotherapy 240-324-7409   www.lisamccrohan.com

The Journey Counseling- Psychotherapy (Iwona Gerner, LGPC 301-712-9015 www.thejourneycounseling.net

 

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Photographers

Amanda Kate www.amandakatephoto.com

Barbara Kaas www.facebook.com/barbarakaasphotography/

Brittany DeFrehn www.brittanydefrehnphotography.com

Casey Dugue www.caseyduguephotography.com

Christin Lewin www.christinlewin.com

Diana Boumel www.depictionportraits.com

Erica Rampant www.facebook.com/rampantphotography

Faith Kelchaw www.faithkelchawphotography.com

Jacqie Q www.jacqieq.com

Jessica Huey (Family Ways) http://www.family-ways.com/#!photography/c18oa

Jessica Neumann www.jessicaneumannphotography.com

Jo Mahaney www.photgraphybyjo.net

Lindsey Welch www.lindseywelchphotography.com

Liz Hough www.houghphotography.com

Photos by Lacey www.photosbylacey.com

Sarah Rachel Photography    www.sarahrachaelphotography.com

Tessa Lee http://tessaleephotography.zenfolio.com/

 

Reflexology

Alicia Platter 301-331-6414 platter.alicia@gmail.com

Frances Pierce, LMT 249-527-3494

 

Reiki

Frances Pierce, LMT 249-527-3494

Judy Buchanan   240-397-6771 www.serenitynhc.com

Laura Soisson 301-639-1006 www.babydaysdoula.com

 

Specialty Stores

Baby MoonShine (All natural baby products) www.BabyMoonShine.com

Blessed with Baby (Handmade local cloth diapers & more) www.blessedwithbaby.com   or   www.etsy.com/shop/blessedwithbaby

Breastmilk & Placenta Jewelry- Nicole Brown 301-514-1931 nicolembrown117@gmail.com

Bum de Yada (Cloth Diapers & Baby Gear) www.Facebook.com/BumDeYadaDiapers

Cherapy Therapeutic Heat Pillows www.cherapy.com

Enkore Kids   301-668-0837 www.enkorekids.com

Flaxie Packs (Flaxseed thermal packs) 301-620-1491 www.flaxiepacks.com

Kindred (baby & children’s clothes, registry) 301-698-2633 www.kindredislove.com

Little Jay’s Bows (baby accessories) www.etsy.com/shop/littlejaysbows

Lucy’s Consignment, Mount Airy lucysconsignment.com

Momme Meals (Energy & Lactation snacks- Kristen Bocanegra) 703-395-4893 www.mommemeals.com

Up On The Hill, Shepherdstown www.uponthehilldiapers.com/store

 

Tongue Tie Treatment

Dr. James Ryan (Evolution Oral Services) 301-916-6000 www.evolutionoralsurgery.com

Dr. Michael Virts (Mount Airy Smiles) 301-829-6588 www.mtairysmiles.com

Dr. Robert Marcus 410-526-5050 www.robertmarcusdds.com

Mouthology (Courtney Bray – Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy)  301-275-6350  www.mymouthology.com

 

Yoga- Prenatal & Maternal

Homegrown Yoga    410-775-6304 www.homegrownyogastudio.com

Little Family Yoga at Dancing Bear www.commonmarket.coop/event/little-family-yoga

Mountain Spirit Yoga- Carla McAdams   301-730-6861 www.mountainspirityoga.com

Mommy & Me Yoga- Kayla McCourtney

Shala Wellness- Allison Dapsauski, Mommy & Me Yoga 301-682-9642 www.shalawellness.com

Sol Yoga 301-620-0027 www.solyoga.org

 

 

Revised May 21, 2017

Compiled by The Birthing Circle

****Please Email any necessary revisions or additions to TheBirthingCircle@Gmail.com****