We have gathered some of the best resources for growing families in the metro area. Below you will find our hand picked favorites for pregnant, and postpartum families in the Oklahoma City Area. I update it regularly, so check back frequently.
Besides the amazing doulas offered at Sooner State Doula, there are a few other doulas who I have worked with and trust immensely. They would be a great addition to your birth team.
Cacey Malone Oklahoma Birth Experiences Cacey is my partner in crime. We are the founders of Simple Birth and teach most childbirth classes as a team. She is a great doula and has a special passion for VBAC moms.
Deann Vaughn Thrive Mama Collective Deann is a postpartum doula and a mother of five (including twins!). If you need a postpartum doula, Deann will not disappoint.
Kate Burns Thrive Mama Collective Kate is a birth and a postpartum doula. She is patient, loving and has an amazing calming presence! Jennifer Miller Miller Birth Services Jennifer offers birth doula services and hypnobirthing classes. She is located in Edmond!
Felica Winsett Birthing with Nurture Felica has been a guest teacher at Simple Birth classes and is a great doula. She also teaches her own childbirth education courses, offers bereavement services, and offers belly binding!
Brittany Hurlbut You Can Birth Brittany offers childbirth education, as well as birth and postpartum doula services.
Midwives & Birth Centers
Community Midwifery Services CMS Midwives 2121 W Main St Norman, OK 73069 Located conveniently on Main street in Norman, CMS offers home and birth center births. They also have a NW OKC office, as well as a Shawnee office. They are a treasure to work with.
Yvonne Silbernagel A Mothers Love Midwifery Yvonne has been involved in birth work for the past 2 years. She serves the OKC metro area.
Michelle Brunnabend, DO Mercy Hospital Mercy Clinic OB/GYN - North Meridian Building C 13313 N. Meridian Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73120 Michelle is a go-to OBGYN recommendation because of her compassionate care, and commitment to her patients.
Katie Shepard, DO Integris Edmond Integris Women's Health Edmond 4833 INTEGRIS Parkway Suite 200 Edmond, OK 73034 Katie is a wonderful OBGYN, and Integris Edmond is a really awesome facility to give birth at!
Caroline Flint, MD OU Medical Center OU Physicians Women's Health - Suite 3C 825 NE 10th St Ste 3C Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104 Caroline is a great OBGYN option if you are wanting to give birth at OU.
Tavia Redburn Photography Birth and Newborn Photographer 1745 NW 16th St Oklahoma City, OK 73106 Tavia makes MAGIC! Seriously, her photos are beautiful.
Stephanie Ralls Photography Birth Photographer and Doula Stephanie is a birth photographer AND a doula. her pictures are absolutely stunning too!
Living Roots Chiropractic Family Chiropractic Care 2300 N Broadway St Moore, OK 73160 Living Roots is ran by two chiropractors who make an amazing health care team! Dr. Bri is a webster certified chiropractor who specializes in prenatal and pediatric care. Dr. C takes care of injuries and other adults. They have affordable cash pay options, and they take insurance. What more do you need?
Delong Family Chiropractic Maximized Living Health Center 1018 24th Ave NW Norman, OK 73069 Here is another amazing chiropractic couple. Delong Family Chiropractic is a maximized living health center, which means they go much deeper than just chiropractic care. They also teach their patients about nutrition, mindset, exercise, and minimizing toxins.
Active Chiropractic Health and Wellness Family Chiropractic 3201 W Tecumseh Rd ste 120 Norman, OK 73072 Dr. Aaron Wines sees patients of all ages, including newborn babies. He is webster certified and has a special focus on prenatal and pediatric chiropractic care. He also helps women struggling with fetility to get pregnant using chiropractic care.
ACUPUNCTURE, Massage Therapists, and Reflexology
Lydia Warren Sharp Acupuncture- Healing Roots 2812 NW 57th St Suite 101 OKC, OK 73112 Lydia is a acupuncturist and a herbalist with a special focus on nutrition and natural healing.
Lindsey Jaurez Mindful Massage 3009 NW 63rd St OKC, OK Lindsey is a super skilled massage therapist.
PEDIATRICIANS or Family Doctors
Dr. Amanda Wright Moore Medical Center 700 S Telephone Rd Suite 201 Moore OK 73160 405-912-3120 Dr. Wright is one of my go to recommendations because she is willing to work and research to get to the root of a problem. She has a genuine care for her patients!
Dr. Audra Fox Fusion MD 5472 Main St., Suite 101 Del City, OK 73115 405-622-3699 Dr. Fox is a unique physician because she combines principles from integrative, functional, alternative and traditional medicines to help heal the body.
Logan Hagan Heather & Co 405-625-2823 email@example.com
Perinatal Mood Disorder Specialists
Nichole Mentzer Thrive Mama Collective Nichole Mentzer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) accepting clients for individual, couples and family therapy. Nichole primarily practices Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Strengths Perspective, and Trauma Focused therapies.
Falon Morgan Thrive Mama Collective Falon is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and also provides EDMR therapy, which is especially helpful for healing from trauma such as birth trauma.
Thai-An Truong Lasting Change Therapy Thai is a LPC and LADC specializing in postpartum depression and anxiety. She serves the South OKC area.
Max Mamas Norman, OK 405-310-4055 firstname.lastname@example.org 2776 Washington Drive, Ste. 110 Norman, OK 73069
Thrive Mama Plaza District OKC 405-356-MAMA (6262) email@example.com 1745 NW 16th Street, Suite A Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Green Bambino NW OKC 405-848-2330 5120 N Shartel Ave Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Lactation Consultants and Breastfeeding Support Groups
Sooner State Doula offers a limited amount of lactation support services, however we also reccomend the following providers and groups to fit your needs!
Jessica Halley Oklahoma City IBCLC Jessica is an international board certified lactation consultant. She has an office in OKC, and offers home visits.
Felica Winsett Birthing with Nurture Felica is a Certified Lactation Counsoler located in Yukon. La Leche League Find a group LLL is an international group that provides free peer to peer breastfeeding support. There are a number of groups in the OKC metro area.
Thrive Mama Milk Moms Meets every Wednesday and ran by a certified lactation counselor.
Miscarriage and Stillbirth Support Group Kaitlin Lee Hosted monthly in the OKC metro area Oklahomans for Health and Parental Rights OKHPR Political Action Committee and Non Profit with an aim of protecting parental rights
Artsy Learning Center Unique Art Based Preschool 1215 36th Avenue Northwest Norman, OK 73072 firstname.lastname@example.org (405) 343-4064
Baby Wearing Support
Oklahoma City Babywearers OKC Babywearers Free group monthly meetings in various OKC metro locations to teach about babywearing! OKC Babywearers offers an extensive lending library for members to borrow.
Felica Winsett Birthing with Nurture Felica teaches classes in Midwest City at Vibrant Sol Chiropractic, and Tinker Air Force Base.
Brittany Hurlbut You Can Birth Brittany offers a range of childbirth classes, including a weekend or 6 week course, private classes, or a home birth class.
Motherboard Birth Birth Planning Motherboard Birth has compiled all of the best research and information about a variety of birth topics into on place. The layout of the site is so simple and truly makes writing a birth plan easy!
Evidence Based Birth Understanding pregnancy and birth related research Evidence Based Birth is ran by a PHD researcher. She takes pregnancy or birth related research and breaks it down for the average person to understand. Her website is a great resource!