Melia is a registered 200 hour yoga teacher, certified pre/postnatal and baby & me teacher, trained birth and postpartum doula, lactation educator/counselor, and mom of 3 breastfed babies. With 25 years of personal yoga experience, 14 years of breastfeeding experience, and 5 years working with birthing mothers, she is passionate about creating a strong caregiver/baby bond while helping ease the aches and pains that go along with pregnancy and caring for a child in the early postnatal period.
The NY Baby Co. is the Leading-Edge Full Service Doula Agency of NY’s Capital Region.
The NY Baby Co. knows that you’d only consider exceptional service when it comes to support for your birth and your newborn. That is exactly what you get when you hire us!
The experts at the NY Baby Co. have been trained and certified with a comprehensive, evidence-based, standardized curriculum. The birth workers of the NY Baby Co. are equipped to provide the most relevant, up-to-date support imaginable, free from bias or judgment.
Bellevue Women’s Hospital / Burdett Care Center / St. Peter’s Hospital / Albany Medical Center / Saratoga Hospital / Glens Falls Hospital / St. Mary’s Hospital / Nathan Littauer
Albany / Schenectady / Troy / Saratoga / Colonie / Clifton Park / Latham / Malta / Delmar / Kinderhook / Guilderland / Amsterdam / Ravena / Catskill / Hudson / Rhinebeck / Coxsackie / Grafton / Bennington VT / Pittsfield MA
The Doula Network of the Capital Region is a community of independent birth professionals who are trained to provide education and support during pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. We strive to empower expectant mothers and their partners with the knowledge they need to confidently navigate their childbearing journeys.