Parenting Support Groups

Rivertown Mamas
Dobbs Ferry, NY
mommy and me yoga, infant massage, lots of support groups www.rivertownmamas.com
917-209-1573

Mommy Support Circle
Gail Cirlin-Lazerus
Valley Cottage, NY
845-499-0480
gail@mothersintuitionbirth.com

Mothers Talking
A Support Group for New Mothers
Carol Merle-Fishman, M.A., CMT
914-736-0218

Moms Mingling
Jennifer Levinson
Millwood, NY
914-393-5936

Mommy and me yoga
Full Circle Family Care
White Plains
914-421-1500

Holistic Moms Network
Rye, Ny
www.holisticmoms.org

Rebirth after Birth
Rivertown Mamas, Dobbs Ferry
www.embracingjoy.com/rebirth-after-birth-workshop-info

Lucky Duck Infant Massage
Gabrielle Mason
917-493-5371
www.luckyduckinfantmassage.com

Sleepy on Hudson
Sleep specialist
Brooke Nalle
917-885-2594
brooke@sleepyonhudson.com

Parents Place
A support group for new mothers
3 Carhart Avenue – White Plains
914-948-5187

ICAN: International Cesarean Awareness Network Full Circle Family Care, White Plains, NY
914-421-1500
First wed of every month at 7pm
Lauren Pace Specht, leader, 914-263-7418 www.ican-online.org (great articles!)

Website for baby-soothing
www.thehappiestbaby.com/DVD can be ordered online for about $20 Baby-wearing www.metrominis.com – a store in NYC with a large variety of baby wearing supplies and very helpful staff Cord Blood Info www.parentsguidecordblood.com/content/usa/banklists/publicbanks_new.shtml

 

Breastfeeding

Beth Shulman, IBCLC
914-478-7046
Hastings
breastfeedng support group, Pediatrics on Hudson
2nd and 4th wed each month

Julie Bouchet Horwitz, IBCLC
914-391-3407
jbouchet@optonline.net
Irvington

Linda Lemon, IBCLC
914-734-3896
Peekskill

Gretchen Farrell, RN, IBCLC
Full Circle Family Care
914-391-2974

Mona Gabbay, MD, IBCLC
Breastfeeding Medical Consultants of Westchester
(914) 632-7999
Pelham, NY

Breastfeeding Resources
www.breastfeedingresources.com
lactation consultants, pediatricians and family practitioners
Stratford,CT
203-375-5812

Breastfeeding support group – Rosie Murtagh
Full Circle Family Care
914-421-1500

La Leche League – Mount Kisco
Erica Charpentier – 914-242-0171
ehcharpe@yahoo.com

La Leche League – The Rivertowns Group
Barbara – 478-7087 and Julia – 693-2997
jshaida@yahoo.com

Breastfeeding Support Group – mondays
Deirdre McLary – 845-323-8977
www.breastfeedingarts.com
Nyack, NY

www.kellymom.com
www.breastfeedingonline.com

 

Postpartum/ Adjustment and Depression

Rebecca Abramson, PhD
914-288-0905 – home
914-997-6490 – work
or at Full Circle Family Care
914-421-1500

Kira Bartlett
White Plains and NYC
dr.kirabartlett.com
917-697-5153

Carol Merle-Fishman, LMHC
Individual, Group or Couples Counseling
Cortlandt Manor
914-736-0218

Dr. Kristin Perry
Educator, Therapist, Licensed Psychologist
Dobbs Ferry – 914-591-1115
Manhattan, UWS – 212-579-5505

www.depressionafterdelivery.com

www.postpartum.net – postpartum support international

www.postpartumNY.org – the postpartum resource center of NY

 

Postpartum Doulas

Johanna D’Aleo
calmdoula@live.com
845-901-7431

Silvie Falschlunger
scfalschlunger@optonline.net
914-686-3477

Margie Ford
margieford4@verizon.net
914-374-0581

Merrile Green
merrile@gmail.com
914-522-6092

Jennifer Levinson
www.familycaredoulas.com
Jennifer@familycaredoulas.com
914-393-5936

Lauren Taylor
Naisseur1@aol.com
Motherpampering.com
914-472-7658