Marlee & Megan Malone-Franklin
Doula
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
9 years of experience
N/A
About me

We are a wife-and-wife doula team in Pittsburgh, PA supporting families since 2014. We offer support during pregnancy (childbirth classes, lactation education), birth (birth doula support), and postpartum (lactation consults, gentle sleep consults, and postpartum doula support). We are committed to running an inclusive, trauma-informed practice. Working with a diverse clientele, we love supporting families along the journey of welcoming a new baby!

Certification and training

Birth Doula training, Childbirth International (2015)

Postpartum Doula training, Childbirth International (2015)

Childbirth Education training, Childbirth International (2015)

Lactation Counselor training, Childbirth International (2016)

Doula & Educator training, Birthing From Within (2016)

Birth & Bereavement Doula certification, Stillbirthday (2017)

Memberships and affiliations

Birthing From Within

Specialties
Advanced Maternal Age Anxiety Anxiety and Depression Baby and Toddler Sleep Coach Birth and Lactation Birth Doula Birth Support Birth Trauma Breastfeeding Assistance and Support Breastfeeding Consultation Breastfeeding Support Childbirth Education Early Parenting Educator Evidence-Based Care Exclusive Pumping/Bottle Feeding Grief and Loss HAES (Health at Every Size) Approach Healthy Eating High-Risk Pregnancy Home Birth Infant Care Labor Doula Lactation Consultation LGBTQ+ Loss and Bereavement Doula Low Milk Supply/Over Supply Mental Health Mindfulness Mood Disorders Natural Birth Natural Childbirth Newborn Care Nipple and Breast Pain Parenting Support Pediatric Gender & Sexual Health Perinatal and Infant Loss Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Perinatal Mood Disorders Postpartum Adjustment Postpartum Care Postpartum Depression Postpartum Doula Care Postpartum Life Pregnancy Complications Pregnancy Loss Reproductive Mental Health Returning to work (pumping, breastmilk storage, etc) Self-Compassion Sleep Consultant Support during Labor, Birth, and Postpartum Support in Pregnancy Loss Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Languages

English

Service introduction

We offer support during pregnancy (childbirth education, lactation education), birth (birth doula support), and the postpartum time (lactation consults, gentle sleep consults, postpartum doula support). We don't accept insurance, but many of our clients use funds from their FSA/HSA to pay for our services.