As lactation consultant I am trained to assist mothers in preventing and solving breastfeeding difficulties, from sore nipples to low milk supply and everything in between.
A lactation consultant is a highly trained professional. Kitty has over 3,000 hours of experience supporting women in their breastfeeding journey. As a part of her role, Kitty helps women and babies with many varying issues. Some of these issues can include, latch support and poor latch diagnoses, tongue tie recognition and post tongue tie release bodywork and latch support.
Kitty supports mothers of multiples on their breastfeeding journey, helping premature infants to establish feeding at the breast. Lactation consultants are trained to recognise inadequate supply issues as well as an oversupply of milk.
With support of breastfeeding positions, breastfeeding, and colic, weaning and going back to work for breastfeeding mothers. Kitty will help you through any breastfeeding challenge. Cost of consultation is €140 per hour.
The definition of a Doula, means "to be with woman". This includes ante-natal support, the formulation of a birth plan and preferences. Later in birth, Kitty provides both emotional and environmental support measures and hands-on guidance. A Doula can be your advocate in labor and hold space for your positive birth.
Kitty will provide birth support tools and techniques. She can attend your birth where ever it may be, from at home to a gentle cesarean. Kitty will be a constant guide through birth and beyond. Doula package includes two antenatal visits in your home, on call from 37 weeks until your baby is born, support throughout active labour at home as well as in hospital. If needed, postpartum Doula care available on request. Cost for this service is €1,325 and the package can be tailored to suit your individual needs.
Kitty is amazing, I could never thank her enough. So much care and attention was given throughout. I am truly grateful for her