Services

  • Childbirth Education Class

    NEW! Childbirth Education classes offer a combination of discussion, video, and practice to explore a variety of techniques that support optimal physiological childbirth. You will learn the range of normal for each stage of labor, establish reasonable expectations for your birth and postpartum experience, and leave prepared to make informed decisions about your care. Beyond being more prepared for the “main event” this small group setting will support your transition into parenthood. We will go beyond the basics of newborn care to develop a modern framework for responding to your newborn’s needs. Classes are taught by Ashely Brichter, CEA, Doula. The 6 hour class is $350/couple. Private in home classes are also available. For more information visit overwhelmingmoments.com.

  • ACUPUNCTURE

    Comprehensive Traditional Chinese medical evaluation including diagnosis based on your individual pattern of signs and symptoms, discussion of diet and lifestyle factors, and recommendations for treatment with acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine.

    Acupuncture treatment involves the placement of thin, single-use sterile needles at vital energy points along specific energy lines of the body. This stimulates the proper flow of the the body’s own natural healing energy and can effectively address many health concerns. Some insurances accepted.

  • HOLISTIC MASSAGE

    Our signature massage! Integrative full body treatment that can include massage, deep tissue, cranial sacral therapy, aromatherapy and flower essences, depending on your individual needs.

  • SWEDISH MASSAGE

    Basic-style Swedish massage focusing on circulation, overall wellness, and relaxation. May also include focused work for a specific area or complaint.

  • Deep Tissue Massage

    Specialized massage to address the multiple layers of muscle and fascia and release postural patterns and chronic tension. May include trigger point work, connective tissue therapy, and myofascial release.

  • PRENATAL MASSAGE

    Full body massage specifically designed for pregnancy, with focus on the hips, lower back, neck, and shoulders. Deeply relaxing to help you cultivate a centered balanced state in preparation for labor.  Side lying and reclined positioning used.

  • POSTPARTUM MASSAGE

    Full body massage that focuses on the areas that need it most during the postpartum period. Deeply restorative and relaxing. Recommended for all new moms! Option to bring your baby to the massage.

  • Cranial Sacral Therapy

    Cranial sacral therapy is a gentle but deep acting therapy that works subtly to balance the nervous system and address structural tensions and blockages. It can provide relief from physical pain and discomfort, and is also effective for treating anxiety, depression, headaches, and trauma.

  • Cranial Sacral Therapy 90min

    Cranial Sacral Therapy is a deep acting but gentle approach to bringing the nervous system and the musculoskeletal system in to balance. We recommend the 90min session for first time visits, or when you haven’t been been in over a year. Part of the appointment includes a thorough intake.

  • MAYAN ABDOMINAL MASSAGE

    Abdominal and lower back massage for increasing blood, lymph, and qi flow to the reproductive and digestive organs. Beneficial for reproductive ailments, fertility challenges, during pregnancy, and for chronic digestive complaints. Deeply centering and relaxing. For more information visit www.Arvigotherapy.com. Initial visit required.

  • Prenatal / Postpartum Mayan Massage

    Specialized prenatal or postnatal massage that includes massage for the muscles and ligaments that support the uterus. Also includes instruction for self care techniques you can do at home. Useful for helping the baby assume a good position, or to realign the womb after birth.

  • MASSAGE FOR BREAST HEALTH

    Massage for breast health includes work on the upper back, shoulders, and chest areas. Focus is on reliving muscle tension, improving lymphatic drainage and addressing scar tissue if needed. May include castor oil or heat packs as well as work on the breast tissue either directly or directly through the drape, depending on the client’s preference. Particularly good in cases of edema, post breast surgery, plugged ducts, back pain, and for symptoms of cyclic mastalgia, but can be beneficial for all.

  • Labor Induction Massage

    Specialized prenatal massage for women approaching their due date. Positioning, rebozo techniques, and pressure point massage will be used to help align the baby and gently soften the muscles of the lower body in preparation for labor.

  • ACUPUNCTURE FOR LABOR PREPARATION

    Pregnant women wishing to use acupuncture to prepare for their baby’s birth should come in for weekly treatment beginning at week 36 of pregnancy. Regular treatment at this time has been shown to reduce the need to induce labor and the occurrence of emergency cesarean sections. Some insurances accepted.

  • ACUPUNCTURE FOR BREECH POSITIONING

    For babies who are malpositioned for delivery, acupuncture treatment and moxibustion therapy–the application of heat from the herb artemisia vulgaris–are time-honored, clinically effective means to promote baby to turn. Women should come in at week 34 of pregnancy if they have been told their baby is breech.

  • ACUPUNCTURE FOR LABOR INDUCTION

    For term or post-term babies, this 1 hour 15 minute long treatment will focus on opening the cervix, starting or increasing contractions, and encouraging descent of the baby. Electro-stim acupuncture will be used on front and back, and patient and partner will learn some useful acupressure points for natural labor pain relief. Some insurances accepted.

  • FERTILITY AWARENESS METHOD (FAM) CONSULTATION

    Learn the basics of charting your cycle to determine days on which you are fertile. Can be used to aid conception or as birth control. Three sessions are recommended.

  • ACUPUNCTURE FOR FERTILITY

    Acupuncture and herbal medicine are known to work to promote fertility by correcting hormone imbalances, increasing blood flow to the ovaries to enhance egg quality, and in some cases by removing stagnant blood and moving energy along the channels. Conducive for those trying to conceive naturally as well as those employing assistive reproductive technologies. Three months of treatment is recommended. Some insurances accepted.

  • Pediatric Cranial Sacral Therapy

    Cranial Sacral Therapy is a gentle approach to help balance and align the nervous system and structure for newborns, infants and children. It can be helpful for conditions such as torticollis, latch problems, after a long labor or Cesarean delivery, W-sitting, toe walking, or for general support and balance as little ones grow. Please allow 45min for the initial visit.

  • V-Steam Treatment

    V-steams are a gentle warming treatment for the pelvis, aimed at increasing circulation to the pelvic floor and womb. A custom blend of herbs is used to tailor the steam to your needs. Steams can be helpful to reduce period cramps, support fertility, improve lubrication, and aid recovery after childbirth. We like to think of this as a spa day for your womb!