Resources for Clatsop and Tillamook Counties

Family Practice

Sue Skinner, Astoria,
Family Nurse Practitioner

Margaret Hammitt-McDonald and Seth Goldstein,
Dragonheart Herbs & Natural Medicine Clinic, Cannon Beach
Naturopathic Physician and Chiropracter, Acupuncture, Craniosacral

Carolyn Nygard, ND,
Allie Evans, ND
Astoria Integrative Family Medicine
Family practice

Lactation Consultants and Breastfeeding Support

Astoria La Leche League
check out the facebook page for meeting times and general information

Leaders are available by phone to answer questions:
Kestrel Gates, 503 453-3777
Michelle Bisek, 708 275-5395

Tillamook County Breastfeeding Support Group
Jennifer Childress, 503/368-5886

Melissa Cole, Luna Lactation and Wellness

Columbia Memorial Hospital
Laura Brown, IBCLC and Kelsey Betts, IBCLC
503 791-9140

Providence Seaside Hospital
Liane Bogh, IBCLC, Julie Hedford, IBCLC, Tonya Lempea, IBCLC
503 717-7530

Local Doulas

Lee Knott, Long Beach, 206 383-5433, (Postpartum Doula service too)

Elisabeth Pietila, Warrenton, 503/791-6924

Katie Winters Mendoza, Seaside, 503-717-3748, (Postpartum Doula service too)

Northstar Doulas, Sarah Henry and others
Doula service covering the North Coast
503 753 4871


Athena Paradise
Heart in Hand Chiropractic Cloverdale

Dan Mutter 
RENU Progressive Medicine
800 277 0117

Rodney Jackson
503 842-6532

Will Harden
Pacific City Chiropractic
503 875-4454
comes to the coast one day a week


Pelvic Steaming

Kestrel Gates

Postpartum Planning and Services

Kestrel Gates, author
Build Your Nest Postpartum Planning Workbook

Links To Organizations We Find Helpful
Mothering Online Journal and Community Forum

Fire Mountain School

The Unnecessarean

Ecstatic Birth

International Cesarean Awareness Network

Homebirth Cesarean facebook page

Vaccine Information