JAMIE MCGUIRE
Doula
Huntington, New York
1 years of experience
N/A
About me

Hi I'm Jamie, The Doting Doula. I am a postpartum doula and lactation education counselor and I am here to make your life in the fourth trimester a little bit easier! I offer both overnight and daytime support as well as lactation counseling.

Education

BA Criminal Justice (2013)

Certification and training

Long Island Doula Association - Postpartum (2022)

UCSD- Lactation Education Counselor (2022)

Memberships and affiliations

Long Island Doula Association

Specialties
Babywearing Breastfeeding Assistance and Support Breastfeeding Consultation Breastfeeding Support Lactation Consultation Newborn Care Nipple and Breast Pain Overnight Newborn Care Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Perinatal Mood Disorders Postpartum Care Postpartum Doula Care Postpartum Life
Languages

English

Service introduction

Emotional Support Helping birthing person to process birth experience; unbiased, non-judgmental support; provides evidence-based resources and information; assistance with bonding with baby; versed in perinatal mood disorders Physical Support Helping birthing person in and out of bed; holding the baby; carrying heavier siblings; bathroom/bathing support; carrying infant carrier, stroller, etc. Infant Care Diapering; bathing/grooming; dressing; swaddling; feeding/burping; monitoring sleep patterns; baby wearing; umbilical cord/circumcision care; provides parents with evidence-based information to help them make caregiving decisions Feeding Assistance (Breast/Bottle) Assistance with latching for breastfeeding; provide information related to milk storage; formula preparation; bottle cleaning/sterilization; breastfeeding education/support; IBCLC referral network Household Assistance Laundry; washing dishes, loading/unloading dishwasher; picking up sibling toys; meal prep assistance; organize baby clothing and supplies; light housekeeping Partner/Sibling Support Helping each family member adjust to the new family dynamic and roles within; teaching newborn care; providing siblings with extra care and attention by playing games, making meals/snacks, reading, coloring, etc.; allows partners to leave the house without birthing person being alone Overnight Care Provide general infant care and soothing mechanisms; allows parents to rest and catch up on sleep; establish overnight care plan with parents; doula brings baby to breastfeeding parent to feed; prepare bottles for feeding by doula or parent

Frequently asked questions
Are you vaccinated against Covid-19?