|Über uns||Offering Lamaze childbirth education, pregnancy and postpartum support to help each mom achieve their desired birth. Serving the KMC/Wiesbaden area.|
|Mission||Helping each family gain the confidence and skills to have their desired birth!|
Greetings! My name is Stephanie Van Gorden. I am a Certified Lamaze Childbirth Educator and have attended a "Passion for Birth" education seminar as one part of my certification. Passion for Birth and Lamaze childbirth education offer healthy birth practices, teach about healthy pregnancy and how to have a safe, comfortable and normal birth. I am also a stillbirthday bereavement doula, and certified lactation counselor. I offer full bereavement doula care if you are experiencing a loss. I also over in-home lactation and postpartum doula support to help you and baby!
Today’s Lamaze affirms the normalcy of birth, acknowledges women’s inherent ability to birth their babies and promotes the Lamaze Healthy Birth Practices. As A Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator I promote, support and protect every woman’s right to give birth, confident in her own ability, free to find comfort in a wide variety of ways, and supported by her family and all members of the health care team
• Lamaze supports evidence-based pregnancy and birth practices that are supported by research and experienced childbirth educators.
• Lamaze guides you as you navigate all of your options, and their benefits and drawbacks.
• Lamaze seeks to empower you as you explore how your body was designed for birth, and encourages you to work with your body’s natural abilities.
• Lamaze provides strategies for natural pain management during labor, reducing unnecessary medical interventions. - Lamaze ensures that you feel continuously supported during labor and birth.
• Lamaze stresses the importance of natural pain management strategies through labor and birth, helping you choose methods that are safe and healthy.
• Lamaze encourages bonding between you and your baby, with the importance of skin-to-skin contact and time to get to know your new baby after birth.
My classes will be offered quarterly. I also offer personal classe
Certified lactation counselor
Certified StillBirthday Birth and Bereavement doula,
Lending library with over 30 titles,
Postpartum support and visits: including lactation cookies,
Sacred Pregnancy certified belly binding artist,
Handmade organic herbal sitz baths,
Handmade herbal heating/cooling pads for labor and postpartum,
Pushing Positive Gift Certificates
Certifications in progress: