LOLA, BIRTH & POSTPARTUM DOULA, LACTATION COUNSELOR
Lola Lorber is a birth and postpartum doula certified through Doula Trainings International (2016) She grew up in NYC and has lived here her whole life – except the four years she spent in Ohio, at Oberlin College studying film production and gender, feminist, and sexuality studies. Lola has been providing childcare services (babysitting and tutoring) since she was 10 years old. She is easy to talk to and fantastic with expectant parents, newborns, new parents, and children of all ages.
Lola specializes in postpartum work, but has assisted the births as well. In her doula practice she is calm and compassionate. She has advocated for all her clients and strives to assist them to achieve their best birth! In Lola’s postpartum practice, she wants to ensure that the new parents are able to enjoy a nap, a hot shower, and a nourishing meal in a tidy home. Lola is a certified lactation counselor (CLC) and is available to support you and your baby on whatever breastfeeding/feeding journey you choose. Lola gently guide you through the transition into parenthood by providing you with evidence based information on infant care and giving your family the support and comfort you all deserve.
Lola is CPR and First Aid certified and is often attending new workshops to continue her education to expand her knowledge and further support the families she works with. Lola has worked with families in the LGBTQ community, single mothers, and lower income families.
When not doing birth work, Lola is doing comedy with her queer improv team, acting in shorts, or hanging out in a park somewhere in Brooklyn!