Since 1992, Stephanie has been supporting families in the Waco, Temple and Killeen areas.
As a Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Stephanie is on call for your early weeks of breastfeeding concerns concerns and issues with the ability to schedule home visits in as soon as 12 hours from the time you call. She has the unique ability to support you when needs occur and carry you through those often worrisome nights.
As a Childbirth Educator and Doula, Stephanie strives to counsel families in pregnancy & birth education though has narrowed her expertise to clinical lactation and postpartum, helping families in their new roles. She encourages families to understand their natural abilities and to trust the intuition that comes with mothering. Stephanie loves to walk with families through all of their "firsts", sharing her years of experience and wisdom.
This experience started with the cesarean birth of her first baby followed by five vaginal births at home and continued to grow her lifes purpose with each new baby and breastfeeding adventure.
Stephanie is a veteran homeschooling mom of 30 years that has graduated five successful children and continues to classically educate the sixth. She is involved in her local church, community and various organizations that share her passion and love of others.
She and her family love holidays, outdoors, swimming, reading, organic gardening, baking and eating, sunsets, baseball, and traditional crafts like basket weaving and crocheting.
"I would love to meet your family and walk with you as you navigate this birthing season of your life!"
Stephanie Bodak Nicholson, IBCLC, CLC, AAHCC, LLL
_International Board Certified Lactation Consultant 2020
-Certified Lactation Counselor 2018
~La Leche League Leader since 1992
~Bradley Certified Childbirth Educator and Bradley trained Doula since 1994
~Assisted hundreds of mothers and babies to successfully birth and breastfeed in the last 25 years