Stephanie’s gentle and loving personality is
exactly what I needed as the birth drew near!~ Sara F.
Stephanie Gordon is what you would call a “natural” in the world of birthing. Although her education is vast, no amount of schooling could ever teach the love, compassion and instincts that Stephanie possesses. From a young age Stephanie has been fascinated by the birthing process and the multitude of changes a woman’s body goes though during that time. Each birth is as special as the mother and child involved and is tailored to match the uniqueness of the most special day of your life. Through her bedside manor, motivation and knowledge you will feel supported and empowered giving birth au natural!
Stephanie is Mother of one home-birthed, breastfed, cloth diapered babe. She received her Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from The Midwest College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago in 2013, where she focused on Women’s Health and Pediatrics. Stephanie studied acupuncture, herbs, Tui Na, Qi Gong and Nutrition. Stephanie earned her Bachelors degree from Northern Illinois University in Early Childhood Education. Additional education includes: Certified DONA International® Birth Doula, Certified Hypnobabies® Hypno-Doula, Placenta Benefits.info™ Certified Placenta Encapsulation Specialist, Certified Dancing for Birth™ Instructor and Certified Zumba® Instructor. Stephanie is currently practicing acupuncture at Thrive Acupuncture in Valparaiso and Michigan City, Indiana and is fulfilling her apprenticeship to become a Certified Professional Midwife at Gentle Harbor Midwifery with Terrie Lemley, RNM.
Her well rounded educational background will provide support though all stages of pregnancy and beyond. Contact Stephanie today to learn how you can enjoy and be a greater part of your pregnancy and birthing process!