LA Lactation, LLC  Bodywork Referral and Resources List


Dr. Kathryn Gill, MD:

Santa Monica 424-238-5003

Dr. Virginia Johnson, DO:

Santa Monica 310-576-2505


Dr. Eileen Abrahamian, DO: Silverlake 818-839-0907

Dr Michael Tebbe, DC: Rancho Park


Dr George Shapiro: South Pasadena


Dr Anthony Shapiro: Eagle Rock 


Dr. Pamela Abramson-

Levine, DO:

 Santa Monica 310-989-0059

Dr. Kolleen E. Gregory, DC: Pasadena 626-449-0900

Dr. Suzanne Frank, DC: Mid-Wilshire 323-549-0070

Dr. Carol Hong, DC:

Torrance 310-316-0066

Dr. Nicole Platte, DC:

Santa Clarita 661-347-6617

Physical Therapists:

Dr. Rebecca Toga PT, DPT: Kids Therapy Made Simple:

Los Angeles  310-365-0500 

Evelina Ricci-Yuster, PT:

PT N’ PLAY Physical Therapy: Miracle Mile,  323-424-7223

Occupational Therapists:

Marielly Mitchell, OTS, OTR/L, SIPT, SWC

 Los Angeles - (9mos+) 310-630-9084

Christine Nguyen, OTD, OTR/L:

 Arcadia & Culver City 626-940-4245

Kary Rappaport, OTR/L, SWC, IBCLC:


Shardia Washington OTR/L Los Angeles - (1yr+) 904-219-1523

Feeding Specialists/SLPs: 

Anna Gross, MS, CCC-SLP Kids Therapy Made Simple: Los Angeles (plagiocephaly focus) 310-365-0500

Julie Matheney, MS, CCC- SLP/IBCLC:

 Los Angeles & House Calls 616-822-1812 @lalactation

Melissa Peters MS, CCC-SLP West LA & House calls 424-279-8379


Lauren Brim, CFT:

 Inglewood & House calls 917-535-8583

Carmela Dietrich, CST:

NE Los Angeles 310-717-6229

Randi Kofsky, CMT:

 Westside & House calls


Sara Mangano, CST:

Mar Vista & House calls 415-225-8775

Jennifer Absey, RN, CMT, CST:

Woodland Hills 818-704-5332

Karen Axelrod, MA, CST-D Redondo Beach 310-376-0113

Jill K. Mabry, CST 

Huntington Beach 949-514-4779

Maternal Health

Bedford Breast Center

Dr. Heather Richardson, Beverly Hills

Breast surgeon


Sparrow’s Nest Massage and Birth Support:

Massage and lymphatic drainage

Eagle Rock  626-590-9206

Dr. Jafari LAc, DAOM:

Acupuncture, Beverly Hills 424-341-1989


Leona Marrs, MS, LAc:


Atwater Village 206.383.6746

Brooke Bliss


Universal Family Wellness

Los Angeles by


Dr Sara Norris

Naturopathic Practice

Mental Health

Postpartum Support International


M-F 8-4:30 basic info


Participant code 33702

Free telephone conference call with a licensed mental health professional Wednesday’s at 9 or 12 EST, see website for details.

Through The Woods

Therapy Center


Provides strength-based psychotherapy services in Downtown Los Angeles including postpartum, grief, and PTSD counseling

Didi Hirsch Community Mental Health Center


A non-profit outpatient mental health clinic, offers crisis intervention, counseling, residential treatment and substance abuse counseling

Queens Care Health & Faith Partnership


1300 N Vermont Ave

Suite 1002

Los Angeles, CA 90027

A faith-based organization, offers low cost health services and counseling

Jewish Family Services of Los Angeles


Several local clinics. Also provide shelter and substance abuse services. All religions welcome.

Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic


3324 W Sunset Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90026

Free medical services and counseling

Valley Counseling


16633 Ventura Blvd

Suite 1008

Los Angeles, CA 91436

Individual, couples, family counseling, nutrition counseling, life coaching. Low cost and accepts most insurance.

Mommy & Me Groups

Gracefull Moms

See @gracefullmoms on Instagram for upcoming events

The Family Room


Fit 4 Mom

Love Bug and Me

Outdoor Music Class in ‪Griffith Park‬

Zooga Yoga

Echo Park Lake Mamas Walk-

3rd Wednesday of every month

Sing along at Atwater Library -

Every Wednesday - 11:30-12

Atwater Public Library - ‪3379 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039‬

One Dog Down

Mama and Me yoga classes

Wiggle and Work

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