Doula care for families of multiples.

If you are expecting multiples or experiencing a fussy baby the doulas of ItsaBelly can help. Our consultations offer real-life problem solving and action plans with ongoing support if needed.  


Examples of topics covered in a multiples consultation are:

Tandem breastfeed hands free
Environment setup to do it ALL alone
Burping one baby while nursing the other
Bottle feeding two babies safely
Preemie specific issues
The difference between singletons and multiples physiologically and the behaviors they exhibit
Sibling adjustment and problem solving and the unique issues of safety involved when there are young children in the home (w/multiples)

TWINS 101:  a four hour class, for parents who are expecting more than one baby. A practical approach to preparing home, supplies, and equipment needed for multiple babies. This is not a preparing for childbirth class. Problem solving and practical information for caring for more than one baby at once and getting over that newborn hump will be given. Class is taught by a multiples specialist and educator with both personal experience, and over 20 years professional, with multiples and their families.  Pop over to our calendar to see when the next class is being offered.  Class is $95 per couple