Eastside doula jocelyn skinner

Beautiful Beginnings Birth Doula, Postpartum Doula

and Childbirth Education

​​Jocelyn Skinner CD(DONA) LCCE

Helpful Resources and Links

Acupressure for Induction

Debra Betts has designed this set of points to help with pain relief during labor, breastfeeding and labor induction. 

Acupressure for birth

Living Well Clinics in Monroe (360) 805-8252

Avoiding tearing

Gail Tully, spinning babies

ACOG recommendations/research

Birth centers

Cascade Birth Center www.cascadebirthcenter.com (425) 317-0157 Everett

www.birthcenter.com Puget Sound Birth Center, Kirkland or Redmond

Birth Injury Justice Center  https://www.childbirthinjuries.com/cerebral-palsy/ 

Birth Preference plan

​Do it with icons slidewithme

I also provide a template at prenatal meetings.

Birth Trauma Groups

Trauma and Birth Stress

Birth Trauma Association

Bottle Feeding

Paced bottle feeding, as close to breast as it gets.

Mixed Up by Lucy Ruddle, available for free on kindle

Cesarean Rates Information


Childbirth Educators/Classes

Beautiful Beginnings Childbirth Education (see services page for details)

www.expectingmiracles.com Free childbirth education, Everett

www.evergreenhealth.com/childbirth-classes Kirkland

The Muza Education Center www.sharonmuza.com Ballard

thresholds "pass through with confidence" Seattle

Childrens Hospital Emergency Services

Seattle Childrens Hospital  Seattle (206)987-2000, (866) 987-2000


Dr. Tyler Allison (360)794-6620 Core Chiropractic, Monore

and Gold Bar Chiropractic (360) 793-0904

Dr. Allison Hyman-Lake Washington Sports and Spine, Specializes in Webster for Pregnancy/Labor and Newborn Adjustments

Dr. Chelsea Moe Tree of Life Chiropractic Pediatric and Prenatal Chiropractic

Seattle (206) 652-4807

Diaper Service

Baby Diaper Service Olympia to Bellingham (206) 634-2229

Drug Addiction/Drug Effects During Pregnancy


Essential Oils 

www.youngliving.com Caley Hubbard ​11565983

Evidence Based Birth Information


Feedback opportunity


Infant Car Seat Safety

www.Csftl.org (child passenger safety Tech)

Selina Cotton selinacotton.com South King County

Infant Care

Kelly Mom

Fussy Baby Network Facebook Group

The Early Days, pregnancy to 12 months group

Sound Beginnings (206) 973-0337 Greater Seattle Area

Labor, delivery and newborn questions

​Evidence Based Birth

Fussy Baby Network facebook group www.kellymom.com

Lactation Consultants/Breastfeeding help

Lytle Center Ballard

Pacific Wellness and Lactation, Everett

Drop in Lactation Support Group, Providence Pacific Campus, free group thursdays 1-4 pm in the Padovan Room 

La Leche League 

Evergreen Health Kirkland

Nurture New Life Catherine Fenner IBCLC

Joy MacTavish Lactation Consultant does video chat

www.mountainmamalactation.com does home visits

Maternal Morbidity Study

​Usa today data study includes c-section and other intervention rates for local hospitals


Massage Therapy

Core Chiropractic (360) 863-2396


Darlene Curtis L.M.(425) 317-0157 

Snohomish Midwives (877) 869-6105

Lake Washington Midwives (425) 823-1919

Eastside Midwives same as above

Renton Midwives same as above

Movies to watch 


Comfort Measures in Labor by Penny Simpkin

Birth day by Naoli V. Lopez

Naturopathic Services

Seattle Natural Family and Sports Medicine (206) 524-5088 Seattle Area

Naturopathic Welllness Center (360) 794-8183 Monroe

Pelvic Floor Therapy

Body Motion Pt in Edmonds 425-582-0727

​Amy Bock PT, DPT

Placenta Encapsulation

Birth Matters, Mariah Falin



Postpartum Mood Disorder Support

Perinatal support 

www.eastsidepsycologicalassociates.com Erin U. McKinney 

Difficult or Traumatic Birth Group (425) 320-4710 Lynnwood

Postpartum Doulas

Doula Match

PALS Doula

Sleep Help

Breastsleeping research by Dr. James McKenna www.cosleeping.nd.edu

Healthy sleep for new and expecting parents


Spinning Babies 



Support Groups

PEPS create your village


MATRNL online yoga for pre & postnatal