Although rewarding without a doubt, being a mom is the hardest thing you will ever do. Being a new mom is even harder. We’re increasing their support network through monthly discussions for new moms. Tricia Albert, OTR/L, CLC and Ellen Kunkle, CCE will guide participants through complex issues. They’ll offer knowledgeable insight and caring ears.
These will be open and honest discussions on various topics. Topics will include postpartum issues, finding balance and pediatric development and nutrition.
Partners in parenting and babies in arms are welcome.
Tricia is a national board certified pediatric occupational therapist and lactation counselor, specializing in infant and toddler feeding with Blooming into Motherhood in Portland. She has been working with new mothers and children for over 20 years.
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Ellen Kunkle, CCE
Ellen is a certified childbirth educator at Maine Medical Center and a postpartum doula with Full Circle Doula Services, providing education, guidance, and support to new moms, babies, and families. She also facilitates the Mothering Circle, a new mother’s support group offered through Maine Medical Center in Falmouth.
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