Amy Ortega Birth Services offers holistic support for women throughout their pregnancy, birth, and postpartum journey.  Amy provides physical, emotional, and informational support to help make this transition a joyful one for your family.  You will benefit from birth doula services, Birthing From Within classes, a Restorative Postpartum visit, placenta encapsulation, postpartum doula services, massage therapy, and more!

Amy is proud to support families in Chicago and the Western Suburbs. Contact her to learn more about how her services can help you on your journey!


From the Blog: Getting Your Groove Back – Sex After Baby

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Sex and Intimacy After Baby Many mothers I talk to don’t know what to expect in the weeks and months after the baby is born.  When a mom does’t fit into the perceived norm of having libido again at 6 weeks postpartum, she can start to feel abnormal or think something is wrong with her.  There is nothing wrong with you!  Let’s set some better expectations. The Six-Week Postpartum Checkup At the 6-week check up, women usually get the “all clear” for sexual intimacy from their midwife or OB.  Partners have usually heard from their friends about this magical 6-week marker, […]

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