Postpartum Doula, Newborn Care Specialist & Sleep Conditioner
Making A Difference One Family At A Time
Jan is a Certified Newborn Care Specialist, Postpartum Doula, and Sleep Conditioner specializing in infants from birth to four months. Since 2001, she has gained extensive experience working with infants including: singles, multiples, premature, and medically fragile infants. She also has experience working with many clients experiencing postpartum depression.
Jan’s strength is supporting families based on their individual needs while maintaining flexibility in meeting those needs. This can include breast or bottle feeding, pumping, scheduling, sleep conditioning, and breastfeeding support. Jan has a background in Education and Child Development and will keep you informed on the developmental milestones your baby(ies) will be going through and, if requested, teach you how to promote those milestones.
Jan’s trainings includes: Certified Newborn Care Specialist through NCSA, Postpartum Doula through DONA International, Sleep Training through Gentle Ventures and The Sleep Easy Coaching Institute, Happiest Baby on the Block Certified Educator, and Lactation Educator. She is currently enrolled in a program to become a Certified Lactation Counselor which will ultimately lead to becoming an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBLCE) to better support her breastfeeding clients.
Jan has three adult children and two grandchildren, all living in Orange County, California.