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Resources & Providers
Motherwoman., Inc. is a non-profit organization providing support programs that create communities where mothers develop the confidence, self-esteem, knowledge, and practical skills they need to care for themselves and their children with awareness, strength, compassion, and non-violence. Weekly support groups in various locations in Western Mass.

Spinning Babies- Essential information on encouraging babies into optimal positions in pregnancy and during labor.

Purple Rose Healing Arts -Chaya Leia Aronson Sylvia, RN, BSN specializes in the Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy. The Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy are founded on the ancient Mayan technique of abdominal massage which is an external non invasive manipulation that repositions internal organs that have shifted, freeing the flow of blood, lymph, nerve and chi, optimizing emotional and physical health. Northampton.

Laboring Under an Illusion- An eye-opening, funny, and inspiring look at how the media distorts our view of birth. By local anthropologist, childbirth educator, and doula Vicki Elson.

Brandt Passalacqua is a skillful, good-hearted massage therapist & food coach in Northampton. Peaceful Weight Loss through Yoga - Find your center while you find your ideal weight. Developed by a happy yogi who lost 100lbs and kept it off.  Medical massage, Thai yoga massage, peaceful weight loss and yoga therapies for many conditions. 

The Birth Survey is a searchable database of women's experiences in childbirth, including their rates of satisfaction with local care providers and facilities in various US locations. Participate in their survey or read the results!

For Doulas and other small business owners- high quality full-color printed publicity materials from VistaPrint. Business cards, stationery, brochures and more. Click Here for a new user discount!

Doulas- here's another great free directory where you can list your services! Doula Network.

Henci Goer, author of the highly recommended Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth, has an excellent collection of articles on her site. Read summaries of recent research on various obstetrical procedues and drugs.

Essential, research-based guides to safe seafood consumption and avoiding carcinogens in cosmetics.


BebesLatinos El Servício de Warm Welcome Births está listo para ayudar a los clientes latinos quienes desean utilizar los servicios de una doula para su parto ó para ayudarle en casa después del parto.

Waterbirth International- Information on waterbirth and other birth options from Barbara Harper, the author of the classic Gentle Birth Choices.