August 8th 6:30pm - 9:30pm
September 16th 6:30pm - 9:30pm
October 15th 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Breastfeeding and Newborn Care:
So you can hit the ground running, this class offers a comprehensive look at breastfeeding and newborn care in first few days, weeks, and months. We will go beyond the basics of swaddling, diapering, and bathing to help you develop a sophisticated framework for responding to your newborn‰۪s needs.åÊ
About the Instructor:
Ashley Brichter is the Founder, Owner, and Lead Teacher at Birth Smarter. She is a Certified Cooperative Childbirth Educator throughåÊCEA/MNY, aåÊCertified Lactation Counselor (CLC), and a birth and postpartum doula. Ashley is a pelvic health and body-alignment enthusiast. She is trained inåÊComforting Touch for Labor, Infant / Child CPR,åÊRebozo Techniques for Childbirth,åÊDream Birth Imagery,åÊSpinning Babies, and Prenatal Yoga.
Ashley graduated fromåÊHaverford CollegeåÊwith a passion for progressive politics and progressive education as well as an innate ability to nurture those around her. She fell seamlessly into working as a postpartum doula and founded Managing Overwhelming Moments, LLC (MOM) in 2011. She quickly became a lactation counselor, birth doula, and childbirth educator.