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Meaghan Grant

Co-Owner of Toronto Family Doulas, Certified Labour and Postpartum Doula

Meaghan is a Certified Labour Doula, Certified Postpartum Doula, Certified Educator, and Certified Postpartum Placenta Specialist. As co-owner of Toronto Family Doulas Meaghan works with families to explore their options and help them to discover their own strength through pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period.

After graduating with a degree in History from Nipissing University and a post-graduate diploma in Advanced Studies in Special Needs, Meaghan entered the field of special needs education and behavioural therapy. Her dedication to special needs education led to an interest in early development and families. Her own experiences as a mother of two led her to doula work, where her passion for judgement-free support of all birth and parenting choices became the foundation of her doula practice. With a dedication to lifelong learning and professional development in the doula industry, Meaghan became the first person ever to achieve certification in all four programs offered by ProDoula.
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5 New Year's Resolutions For New Parents

New Year's often brings about resolutions to lose weight, eat healthy, or spend more time with family. But for new parents, those resolutions may not hit the mark. New parents are tired, overwhelmed, and may feel isolated. These resolutions are perfect for families, whether your bundle of joy arrived before the ball dropped, or is coming your way sometime in 2017.
01/11/2017 01:48 EST
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8 Sleep Training Myths Busted

Nothing can cause an argument faster in a group of parents than when someone brings up sleep training. Opinions range from "do it as early as possible" to "only terrible parents sleep train." With so many myths about sleep training out there, who do you believe? Let's examine the eight most common myths about sleep training and see what holds up.
12/16/2016 03:56 EST