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THE FOLLOWING BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FROM MY LENDING LIBRARY:


You may also click the title to purchase any of the books listed directly from Amazon.

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
By Diane Wiessinger, Diana West, Teresa Pitman
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth
By Ina May Gaskin
Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn (4th Edition): The Complete Guide
By Penny Simkin, April Bolding, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham, Janet Whalley
The Caesarean
By Michel Odent
The Essential Homebirth Guide: For Families Planning or Considering Birthing at Home
By Jane E. Drichta, Jodilyn Owen, Dr. Christianne Northrup

LOCAL RESOURCES:


HOSPITALS, BIRTH CENTERS & MIDWIVES

Vanderbilt Center for Women’s Health
615-343-5700
Locations include: Nashville, Clarksville, Franklin, Columbia, Springfield & Thompson’s Station

TriStar Centennial Women’s Hospital
615-342-1000
2221 Murphy Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203

TriStar Summit Women’s Hospital
615-316-3000
5655 Frist Boulevard
Hermitage, TN 37076

St. Thomas Midtown Hospital
615-284-BABY (2229)
2000 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37236

St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital
615-396-4502
1700 Medical Center Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN 37219

Baby + Company Birth Center
615-647-8220
3212 West End Avenue St. 100
Nashville, TN 37203

The Farm Midwifery Center
615-647-8220
Summertown, TN
931-964-2257

Vines Midwifery
Jennifer R. Vines, CPM-TN
615-714-4761
953 Main St. Ste 108B
Nashville, TN 37206

Morning Star Maternity Services
Susie Meeks, CPM-TN
615-794-0872

Tender Beginnings Birth Services LLC
Mary Anne Richardson, CPM, RN, EMT
615-791-6645

Cumberland River Midwifery
Bobbi Jean Stidham
615-957-5739

PREGNANCY CARE & WELLNESS SPECIALISTS

Mamassage Nashville
Prenatal Bodywork & Massage Therapy
615-838-8532

Natalie Gilbert
Certified Massage Therapist
314-210-8180

The Nesting Place
Acupuncture & Wellness
615-684-5874

Explore Chiropractic
Dr. Autumn Blackburn
615-758-5650

Blooma Nashville
615-797-8064
4107 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37209
Blooma Nashville is a family yoga, wellness, and education studio that nurtures the mind, body, and spirit of moms-to-be, new mamas, and their families.

Float Nashville
2701 Greystone Road
Nashville, TN 37204
615-567-7222
Float Nashville provides float tanks-also known as sensory depravation tanks- which aide in relaxation and in some cases have helped with the adjustment of babies in the breech presentation.

Middle Tennessee Center for Alternative Medicine
Dr. Carolyn Maxfield, Holistic Medicine & Chiropractic Care
615-656-3558
7123 Crossroads Blvd. Ste. A
Brentwood, TN 37027

One2Yoga Studio
615-884-9021
223 Donelson Pike
Nashville, TN 37214

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATORS

BirthCare Nashville
Lauren Cardwell, Childbirth Educator
434-326-2362

Good Births
Tracy Good, Childbirth Educator/Lamaze
615-969-9328

An Everyday Miracle
Lindsey Seger, Childbirth Educator/Bradley Method
615-305-5409

NOVA Birth Services
615-669-6399
Nova Birth Services is a team of passionate Certified Childbirth Educators, Labor Doulas, Postpartum Doulas, Lactation Counselors, Massage Therapists, Birth Artists, and Photographers seeking to serve you and your family during this meaningful season according to your personal needs, desires, and beliefs. We exist to support and empower you and your family in pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period through evidence based education and advocacy.

Alpha Childbirth
Christian-based Childbirth education

Roots Childbirth
Christian-based Childbirth education

BIRTH & NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHERS 

A Sacred Delivery Birth Services
Cynthia Sarlo, Birth & Newborn Photographer
615-944-0456

Kailee Riches
Maternity, Birth & Newborn Photographer

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

Women’s Education & Lactation Center
Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt
615-936-1414

La Leche League of Nashville
Breastfeeding Support

Tennessee Breastfeeding Hotline
24-hour breastfeeding support
1-855-4BF-MOMS

Human Milk for Human Babies – Tennessee
Informed Milk-sharing Network

Nashville Breastfeeding Coalition
Breastfeeding Resources, Support Groups, Help-lines, and Pump Rentals/Purchase

St. Thomas Midtown Hospital Lactation Boutique
Pump Rentals & Purchase
615-284-3381

Tristar Centennial Women’s Hospital Lactation Support Services Boutique
615-342-5650

Vanderbilt Women’s Education & Lactation Center
615-936-1869

INFANT CARE RESOURCES

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee
615.329.3491
331 Great Circle Road
Nashville, Tennessee 37228

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
WIC is a supplemental nutrition program that provides nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion and support and healthy food vouchers to participants of the program. This program is available to pregnant and postpartum women, infants, and children up to the age of five who meet the income requirements. WIC has four locations in Davidson County.  

PARENTING RESOURCES

 
Babywearing International of Middle Tennessee

Parents Council of Nashville

Attachment Parenting International, Nashville Chapter

Auto Safety Hotline
888-327-4236
Find the latest on infant car seats and recalls from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 Emily Frazier, LCSW
615-260-3883
237A Castlewood Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37219
Counseling services for new & expectant mothers for depressing during pregnancy & postpartum adjustment

PEDIATRICIANS & MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS

Cole Family Practice
615-874-3422
226 Jackson Meadows Drive
Hermitage, TN 37076

Cool Springs Family Medicine
615-791-978
44091 Mallory Lane #118
Franklin, TN 37087

Children's Clinic East
Hermitage: 615-232-8033
Mt. Juliet: 615-773-7277
Lebanon: 615-466-9770

Heritage Medical Associates
615-284-2260
2325 Crestmoor Road
Nashville, TN 37215

Nashville Integrated Medicine
615-385-7001
2933 Berry Hill Drive
Nashville, TN 37204

POSTPARTUM DOULAS & PLACENTA ENCAPSULATION

Rising Moon Birth Services
Sarah Cowan, Placenta Encapsulation

Brentwood Doula
Amber Mohr, Placenta Encapsulation