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Mind Over Labor by Carl Jones                                                 Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin                       

Birthing from Within by Pam England & Rob Horowitz              

Easing Labor Pain by Adrienne Lieberman

Active Birth by Janet Balakas                                                     

The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth by Henci Goer    

The First Forty Days: The Art of Nourishing the New Mother by Heng Ou

The Fourth Trimester: A Postpartum Guide to Healing Your Body, Balancing Your Emotions, and Restoring Your Vitality by Kimberly Ann Johnson

**The Birth Partner: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Partners, Doulas, and All Other Labor Companions by Penny Simpkin

The Mama Natural Week-by-Week Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth by Genivieve Howland


Breastfeeding by Renfrew, Fisher, and Arms

The Baby Book by William and Martha Sears                             

Your Baby and Child by Penelope Leach  

The Birth Partner   by Penny Simpkin                                                                                                                                                                                            


Natural Resources

(415) 550-2611​    



Prenatal Yoga and Parenting Center

A Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Parenting Center  

1367 Valencia St. (at 25th St.)                                                             

San Francisco, CA 94110                                                                                                  


Great birth plan option


Cord Blood Banking


Homeopathy Practioners

East Bay-

Edi Pfeiffer

Jill Stevens

Shana Sturm

San Francisco-

Mary Johnston  415-550-2440


Pediatric Alternatives  (415) 380-8448

Down to Earth Pediatrics, Perro Michelle (415) 451-4976


Prenatal and Postpartum Structural Bodywork

Source Bodywork, David Peacock 415-513-8124

Liz Miracle

Rosemaria Shumann 415-238-6708

Christina Aduchi 510-374-6289





Ian Davis Tremayne

Upper Cervical

(415) 383-0904


Flourish Integrative

(415) 721-2990


Barbara Reitz Align Chiropractic Studio

(415) 388-2214


San Francisco

Rabbonni Tacusamlme Axis Chiropractic



Kirsten Hill Dance with Life Chiropractic


Baby (colic)

Christine Hicks at more More Mojo in Noe Valley



Breast Milk

Bay Area Breastmilk Cooperative on Facebook

Human Milk for Human Babies on Facebook


Massage Therapists


Christina Ricchi


Christina Del Gallo


Patti Mills



Samantha Stormer



Watch List

Happiest Baby on the Block (

​Business of Being Born (

​Babies (

​​Dunstan Baby Language (​)

​​Birth Day Documentary (

Why Not Home (

Lactation Consulting

Rachel Von Doepp


Melitta Hoder


Caroline Kerherve

Tracy Massillion

Ami Burnham

Jen Suffin

Ferrell Topham




San Francisco

Linda Gruber 415.350.9889

Jennifer Ashby Simmons 415.55.6983

Kate Maxley House of Qi Acupuncture Studio


New Mission Acupuncture, Nikki Fancher, 415.515.8117



Susan Fox Balance Restored 415.381.8500

Tamalpias Community Acupuncture 415.886.4302

Chalita or Amie

Linsay Koelman




Bay Area Home Birth Collective

(415) 273-5185

Michelle Welborn

Welborn Baby


”Rain, after all is only rain; it is not bad weather. So also, pain is only pain; unless we resist it, then it becomes torment.”
the I Ching
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