Heather is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in private practice serving Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. Heather has been working with postpartum mothers and baby for the past six years. She spent two years studying with some of the masters in lactation in New York City, first during her eighteen month internship at Mt. Sinai Hospital and then in the field as she shadowed some of the best IBCLCs in private practice today. Heather has also been a La Leche League Leader and a Certified Postpartum Doula. It is this extensive training as well as her own experience as a nursing mother that informs her deep understanding of the challenges many new mother’s face as they try to find their way in the first overwhelming, exhausting days of motherhood.