Professional Resources

Birth and Family Photography, Mother Blessings, Henna Adornment and Doula Services

Bree Downes is an experienced photographer based in the Dandenong Ranges. From natural and meaningful maternity shoots, birth story documentation, delightful newborn details and right through to family lifestyle photography, Bree loves capturing moments of bliss, joy and momentous love. Connect with Bree HERE.

Birth and Family Photography

Julie Abreu is a passionate photographer based in Belgrave. Her style is documentary which means she never asks your to pose or say cheese. She takes natural and authentic photos of you and your family. Also an experienced birth photographer, she always includes a video of your birth which is amazing. Connect with Julie HERE.

Labour Preparation & Breech Turn Acupuncture

Heidi Yuen is a friendly and compassionate Acupuncturist and Tradional Chinese Medicine Practitioner. Based from two locations in Balwyn and Rosanna, Heidi has helped many of our clients faced with either medical induction or breech babies. Clinical studies show that acupuncture for labour preparation reduces the need for interventions and c-sections and also shortens labour. We recommend 1 treatment per week from 35-36 weeks. Connect with Heidi HERE.

Chiropractor

Ellen Ribolli is a chiropractor based in the Eastern Suburbs and has a keen interest in women’s health including pregnancy as well as working with babies. She is experienced in adjustments that can assist with turning a breech baby. Connect with Ellen HERE.

 

Pregnancy Massage

A pregnancy massage is a beautiful gift that you can give to yourself. Pregnancy can be hard on the body, so relieving those aches and pains is bliss. The experienced therapists at Simply Natural Living will look after you and your bump beautifully. Private Health Rebates available in the clinic. Connect HERE

Breastfeeding Support

Amberley is the owner of Maternal Instincts; a heart-fueled boutique breastfeeding support business she created to educate & inspire the modern Melbourne mama. Amberley is a midwife and nurse and extremely experienced with breastfeeding. She offers an amazing range of packages to suit all mums, budgets and situations and can offer Medicare rebates. Connect with her HERE.

Pregnancy Naturopathy

The naturopaths at Simply Natural Therapies can offer a range of services during pregnancy. Around 12 weeks, they can complete a thorough pathology review, offering you high quality supplements unavailable in chemists. They can then work with you during pregnancy to ensure your health and nutrition are at their optimal levels. Call 9842 7033 for more information.

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is a gentle light hands on touch therapy that has developed out of osteopathy in the 1930’s.
The body work it deeply healing & transformative and is helpful for both women and babies. During pregnancy it can help with morning sickness, headaches, back pain and sciatic pain. For babies it can help correct restrictions caused in utero and during the birth. It can also helps to settle the nervous system, which in turn may help sleep patterns, feeding and settling. Call 9842 7033 for more information.