Howard County

Howard County

Birthing Circle Partnered Providers

(Partnered Providers are listed here, see below for full resource list)

Arise Chiropractic Wellness Center provides quality, family chiropractic care and massage therapy services in Frederick, MD and the surrounding areas.
We believe everyone deserves to be healthy and express their fullest potential from the time they are born through their last breath of life. This includes you!
The providers at Arise are specifically trained to care for pregnant mothers, infants and children.  Dr. Lisa Hinkle is a pediatric board-certified chiropractor by the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice.   She is also certified in the Webster Technique, which allows for optimal pelvic alignment for easier, safer pregnancy and birth.
Call 301.662.4220 to schedule your appointment!
Visit us at www.arisewellness.com to learn more!


Metropolitan Breastfeeding is the largest and most experienced lactation consultants’ business in the DC Metro area.

Our mission is to promote and encourage the breastfeeding experience.

Our goal is to provide sound advice, education, and emotional support for breastfeeding families.

We recognize that each family is unique, and we work with the individual needs of each, helping them set and achieve their own personal goals, so that they can enjoy the breastfeeding relationship.

Our consultants are all International Board Certified Lactation Consultants and have extensive training and experience in all aspects of the breastfeeding process.


Shifrah’s Sisters Holistic Birth Services

Elizabeth Reiner is a homebirth midwife, CPM, LDEM, serving the Frederick, MD area and serving all flavors of families within about 60 miles.

Complete prenatal, birth and postpartum care is done in your home to build a trusting relationship throughout your pregnancy. I incorporate mindfulness techniques, nutrition, exercise and other holistic counseling into our hour-long visits and encourage connection with your baby, your partner and any other family members of your choice. Aquadoula birth pools and access to my extensive lending library are available for my clients.


Spring Ridge Chiropractic

Spring Ridge Chiropractic

Dr. Lisa Ortiz

Chiropractor
Dr. Ortiz received her Bachelors degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1995. Dr. Ortiz is a Graston Technique® certified provider and has completed post graduate work in whiplash traumatology and chiropractic rehabilitation. She served as a faculty member at New York Chiropractic College and has enjoyed private practice in New York and Maryland. Dr. Ortiz is a firm believer in giving back to the community. She is an active member of the Rotary Club of Carroll Creek and is currently serving as a board member.

Dr. Chris Hinchman

Chiropractor
Dr. Hinchman received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1993.  Following graduation he served as a faculty member at New York Chiropractic College until 2000, when he left to open a private practice in Laurel, Maryland.  In 2006 he and his wife, Dr Lisa Ortiz, purchased Spring Ridge Chiropractic.

 

Howard County Local Resources

BirthingCircle.org

 

 

 

 

 

Acupuncture

 

Awaken Wellness

410-312-9922 http://www.awakenwellnesscolumbia.com

 

 

Babywearing Support

 

 

Austin Reese, Breast+Skin+Sling

571-409-0892

 

Belly Binding

 

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmd.com

 

Birthing Centers

 

Frederick Birthing Center (Frederick, MD)

240-815-5309  www.frederickbirthcenter.com

Special Beginnings (Arnold, MD)

410-626-8982 www.specialbeginnings.com

 

 

Birth Classes

 

 

Birth You Desire (In person & Online)

www.birthyoudesire.com

Bradley Method (Rebecca Bryant)

http://www.bradleybirth.com/rebeccabryant

Bradley Method (Alyssa Kinney)

www.bellaroseborn.com

My Birth Companion, LLC – Odile Penet

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

Austin Reese, Breast+Skin+Sling

571-409-0892 https://www.breastskinsling.com

Informed Birth Choices (Diana Kaplan)

www.InformedBirthChoices.org

 

Breastfeeding/Chestfeedng Support Meetings

 

 

Mindfulness Lactation Care

http://www.mindfulnesslactation.com/

 

 

Cesarean Section & VBAC Support

 

 

International Cesarean Awareness Network

1-800-686-4226

 

Circumcision & Intact Care Information

 

Sarah Fangmeyer- Intact MD

IntactMaryland@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IntactMD  

 

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Support

 

Hope Works

410-997-2272 http://www.wearehopeworks.org

 

Doulas

 

Maryland State Doulas

410-302-0562  https://www.marylandstatedoulas.com/

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmd.com

Hand Waves Birth Services (ASL Doulas- Ally Balsley & Brittany Noschese)

www.Facebook.com/HandWavesBirth

Jessica Kent Birth Services

240-285-3785 www.jessicakentbirthservices.com

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet)

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

Informed Birth Choices(Diana Kaplan)

www.InformedBirthChoices.org

Warm Scarf Doula Katie

(864) 356-3487

Irene Kim Family Ways Doula

https://www.family-ways.com/product-page/irene-kim

Destination Baby- Sydney Butler

https://www.destinationbaby.org/sydney-butler/

Annapolis Area Doulas – Carly Glover (Gambrills)

www.annapolisareadoulas.com

 

 

 

Lactation Consultants (IBCLC)

 

 

Breastfeeding Center of MD

301-355-3280 www.breastfeedingcenterofmd.com

The Lactation Room

301-529-5433 www.lactationadvisor.com

Katy Linda, IBCLC

https://katylinda.com/

Traveling Baby Nurse

703-713-2370 www.travelingbabynurse.com

Austin Reese, Breast+Skin+Sling

571-409-0892 https://www.breastskinsling.com

Destination Baby– Sydney Butler

https://www.destinationbaby.org/sydney-butler/

 

Massage

 

Joanna Karaoulis, FacePlace Columbia,

410-730-5079 http://www.faceplacespa.com/about_us

Rose Marie Lmt

Destination Baby– Sydney Butler

https://www.destinationbaby.org/sydney-butler/

 

Midwives (Homebirth)

Frederick Birthing Center (Mychal Pilia)

240-815-5309  www.frederickbirthcenter.com

Birthroot Midwifery (Shanna Mastrangelo & Zellene Struble)

304-876-3516 www.birthrootwv.com

M.A.M.A.S. Midwives (Bilingual English & Spanish)

www.mamasmidwives.com

Mother Care Midwifery (Sarah Branson)

541-731-7612 www.mothercaremidwifery.org

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Riverside Midwifery, LLC (Nannette Jenkins, Chris Bontrager)

240-341-4974 www.riversidemidwifery.com

Sacred Journey Birthing Services (Diane Sellers)

410-227-6174 www.sacredjourneybirthing.com

Shifrah’s Sisters Holistic Birth Services  (Elizabeth Reiner)

202-446-4400 www.shifrahssisters.com

Susan Dodge

office 410-451-0057, cell 301-928-3485 susan.midwife@gmail.com

Birthwise Midwifery

http://www.birthwise-midwifery.com/meet-the-midwives/

 

 

Miscarriage and Infant Loss

 

 

Chesapeake Life Center

www.chesapeakelifecenter.org

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau)

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

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep (Lindsey Welch, coordinator)

240-626-6856 www.nowilaymedowntosleep.org

The Nurtured Life, Sherene Cauley

410-440-8780 www.thenurturedlife.org

 

Mother Blessings/ Blessingways

 

The Nurtured Life, Sherene Cauley

410-440-8780 www.thenurturedlife.org

Austin Reese, Breast+Skin+Sling

571-409-0892 https://www.breastskinsling.com

 

OBGYN’s

 

Lindsay Dokou St. Agnes Medical Group Catonsville, MD

http://www.saintagnesdocs.com/catonsville/obgyn/

Audra Blum and Katie DePalma St. Agnes Women’s Group

https://womens-obgyn.com/providers/

 

Pediatricians

 

Klebanow and Associates (serving newborns at HoCo)

http://www.klebanowandassociates.com/

 

Placenta Encapsulation

 

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmd.com

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet)

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

Destination Baby- Sydney Butler

https://www.destinationbaby.org/sydney-butler/

 

 

Postpartum Support

 

The Nurtured Life, Sherene Cauley

410-440-8780 www.thenurturedlife.org

Nesting Space Therapy, Emily Souder LCSW-C

https://nestingspacetherapy.com

New Moms Support Group offered by Howard County Healthy Families

https://www.facebook.com/HealthyFamilies.HowardCounty/

Miranda Layton (pre and post natal therapy)

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists/discover-yourself-wellness-columbia-md/286334

Overnight Newborn Care

overnightnewborncare.com

 

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Photographers

 

Jessica Fenfert (Newborn and Family)

www.jessicafenfertphotography.com

April Davidson (birth)

Hello@aprildavidsonblyphotography.com

Flavia Oleneiwski

443-812-8222 fb.com/flaviasphotography

Baltimore Birth Photographers

www.baltimorebirthphotographers.com

 

Specialty Stores

 

McaDoodle Consignment (Fulton, MD)

http://www.mcadoodleconsignment.com/

 

Tongue Tie Treatment

 

 

Dr. James Ryan (Evolution Oral Services)

301-916-6000 www.evolutionoralsurgery.com

Dr. Michael Virts (Mount Airy Children’s Dental Associates)

301-829-6588 www.mtairysmiles.com

Dr. Robert Marcus

410-526-5050 www.robertmarcusdds.com

 

 

Yoga- Prenatal & Maternal

The Nurtured Life, Sherene Cauley

410-440-8780 www.thenurturedlife.org

Rolling Brook Yoga (mom and me)

http://rollingbrookyoga.com/schedule

Howard County General Hospital

http://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/prenatal-yoga

The Happy Yogi

http://thehappyyogi.com/index.php/classtypes-3/

Sheena Hill

https://parentingworks.weebly.com/about-us.html (car seat tech, sleep coach and gentle parenting help)

Dawn Millman Popp Au Pair childcare consultant.

Dawn.popp@lcc.culturalcare.com   www.facebook.com/dpopplcc

 

 

Revised June 30, 2018

Compiled by The Birthing Circle

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