Driven by a passion to care for women and babies Michaela has been immersed in pregnancy, labor and the postpartum period for over 20 years. Her love for the mother-baby dyad grew while volunteering for the doula-care phone line and being present at the local hospital for women in labor without family support. She has since received her bachelors of health science in Midwifery and is also a board certified lactation consultant.
She recently returned to Florida after nearly 25 years in Canada. In Canada, Michaela had a thriving midwifery practice and spent much of her free time in the community providing breastfeeding and newborn support. She is also a licensed massage therapist and will soon be a certified infant massage instructor.
Michaela is a mom, wife, daughter and sister. She has three children and one grandson. Her intention is to provide excellent care keeping in line with the desires and goals of each individual client. Michaela’s professional knowledge, calm nature and deep compassion is sure to be an asset to women during the pregnancy and postpartum period.