Learn holistic postpartum care from three local women’s health experts.
Women often forget to take care of themselves when fulfilling the awesome responsibility of motherhood. When done long-term, the mother’s health and relationships ultimately suffer. With this in mind, three local women’s health and wellness experts have joined forces to offer a workshop that will support mothers in making their well-being a priority.
• Improve mood, lactation and uterine tone with nutrition and herbs,
• Support the unique postpartum needs for lifelong health with rest and body care, and
• Challenge misconceptions and support emotional well-being with vulnerability
$20/participant + baby in arms
Kristen McPhee M.S. is a Nutritionist and Clinical Herbalist who sees clients in Marquette and remotely through her private practice, Kristen McPhee Nutrition & Herbs, LLC. She completed four years of graduate studies in clinical herbalism and nutrition from Maryland University of Integrative Health and over 2,000 hours of supervised clinical experience. Kristen specializes in chronic disease and women’s health.
Chloe VanLente is a therapeutic bodyworker, educator, mother, and is the sole operator of Northern Body & Sole. She uses massage, maya abdominal therapy, reflexology, and craniosa-cral therapy to help women's physical and emotional health through all phases of life. Chloe specializes in fertility, pregnancy, and postpartum.
Melinda Britton is a Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula, Childbirth and Early Parenting Edu-cator, Postpartum Placenta Specialist, mother to three, and is the founder and owner of Doulas of Marquette. She helps women and families experience a more supported, safe, and smooth transition in growing, welcoming, and parenting their child. Melinda has created a group of doulas that clients trust and that local providers refer their patients to.
Tickets are $20/participant (+ baby in arms) and can be purchased online here.
Pre-registration is required.
Free 2 Hour parking is available in the city lot behind the Rosewood building on the shore of Lake Superior. After 6PM, weekends & holidays there are no restrictions. Parking meters accept quarters & credit cards on both Front Street & Main Street Monday-Friday 8AM-6PM. After 6PM, weekends & holidays there are no restrictions..