Angela Grant Buechner is the proud owner of Nutmeg Consulting - Expert Care for Birth, Breastfeeding & Postpartum, a Private Practice founded in 2010 which serves families in Toronto & surrounding areas. Her team includes Birth & Postpartum Doulas, Lactation Consultants & Nurses.
Angela is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and
Registered Nurse who has spent over 20 years working with new mothers,
babies and their families. Angela has worked in the Neonatal Intensive Care
Unit (NICU) at a major, downtown teaching hospital as a nurse for over 15 years, has worked as a Prenatal Instructor for Peel Public Health, and since 2009 has worked an NICU Lactation Consultant.
Angela is a mother of three exclusively breastfed children and she knows the benefits and rewards of breastfeeding, but also understands that there are often challenges to overcome. A Lactation Consultant is a specialist who can help you reach YOUR breastfeeding goals, and Angela strives to provide non-judgemental support for your experience..
Angela has also worked as a Birth Doula since 1999, and has been privileged to attend almost 100 births ranging from beautiful home births to amazing C-sections. Angela has experienced 2 natural, un-medicated births and a wonderful c-section, and is happy to offer support to all mothers who wish the support of a Birth Doula, no matter what kind of birth you want!
Angela has built an amazing team at Nutmeg Consulting and now offers Postpartum Doula care for daytime or overnight support. The team has a passion for caring for new mothers, babies and their families during the often stressful and exhausting first few month of having a baby, and having professional help during this transition can make a world of difference.
Angela is a published author of a textbook chapter on Breastfeeding Challenges in the NICU, she is a member of a BFI (Baby-Friendly Initiative) committee, is a Breastfeeding Educator for Health Care Professionals, and has presented at the Mount Sinai Hospital/University of Toronto Maternity Care Conference, and is running a workshop at the ILCA conference in Toronto.
Visit www.nutmegconsulting.ca for more information!