Doula Support in Los Alamitos & Seal Beach, CA

Los Alamitos doula sleeping baby

A doula can...

  • Help you feel more surrounded with support before and during birth (this goes for moms as well as dads and partners!)

  • Answer questions and connect you to additional resources

  • Help you prepare for your birth and postpartum experience

  • Provide comfort measures, coping techniques, encouragement, and guidance during labor and birth

  • Promote rest, recovery, and bonding with your baby in the weeks after birth

  • Help with breastfeeding and answer baby care questions

  • Help you understand what is normal and identify possible areas of concern

  • Brainstorm with you to help come up with creative solutions to challenges you may face

  • ... and so much more!

Having a baby has been the most earth shattering, humbling, and overwhelming experience in our lives. Megan and Marlee’s presence throughout was always comforting, calming, and reassuring. To us, they were invaluable.
— Sarah
Los Alamitos birth doula Megan and Marlee Malone-Franklin

About Megan and Marlee, doulas in Seal Beach & Los Alamitos, CA

We've been supporting families during pregnancy, labor, and postpartum since 2014. We attend Lakewood home births, and also serve clients birthing at Los Alamitos Medical Center,Long Beach Memorial, and Beach Cities Midwifery.

I'm looking for a:

Los Alamitos doula Marlee Malone-Franklin postpartum doula

Are you in search of an understanding and knowledgeable companion to accompany you through the journey of labor and birth?

Are you looking for practical and emotional support as you settle in at home with your baby?

Are you trying to find a meaningful childbirth preparation class before your little one arrives? 

We're here for you.

We have been providing prenatal childbirth education, labor support, and help for families with a new baby since 2014, and we love love LOVE working with parents in Orange County and Long Beach!

We have training through Childbirth InternationalStillbirthday, and we are Advanced Birthing From Within mentors, so you'll find we may approach the experiences of welcoming a baby a bit differently than other birth professionals in the area.

We strive to offer nonjudgmental support to everyone we work with, offering a safe space to experience the range of emotions this time of life can bring. We honor your journey into parenthood as a rite of passage, not just a medical event.

We offer a free consultation so we can get to know each other and learn how we can best serve you on your journey into parenthood.

Local Resources for Los Alamitos & Seal Beach Pregnancy, Birth, & Postpartum


Seal Beach Acupuncture
550 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 207
Seal Beach, CA 90740


Vida Organic Wellness
320 Main St Ste C
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Baby & Me

Los Alamitos/Rossmoor Library Story Time
12700 Montecito
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Children's Boutique

Premium Baby House
4430 Cerritos Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720


Braithwaite Chiropractic
12501 Seal Beach Blvd Ste 160
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Kinesis Chiropractic & Physical Medicine
3662 Katella Ave Ste 205
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Glowaki Chiropractic
13001 Seal Beach Blvd Ste 300
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Craniosacral Therapy

Your Spaciousness
600 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 208
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Rossmoor Rehabilitation
12501 Seal Beach Blvd Ste 210
Seal Beach, CA 90740


Los Alamitos Medical Center
3751 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Newborn Photography

Shutterbug Portraits
3782 W Cerritos Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720


ABC Pediatrics
3772 W Katella Ste 101
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Los Alamitos Pediatric Medical Group (CHOC affiliated)
10861 Cherry St Ste 305
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Sarton Physical Therapy
13001 Seal Beach Blvd Ste 360
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Postpartum Depression & Anxiety Support

Kitty Cleary Adamovic, LMFT
500 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 206
Seal Beach, CA 90740       

Amy Pesceone, LMFT
4281 Katella Ave Ste 122
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Prenatal Massage

Vida Organic Wellness
320 Main St Ste C
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Prenatal Yoga

Hot Mama Fitness
662 E Katella Ave Ste M
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

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Los Alamitos

OC Belly Binding

OC Car Seats
Car Seat Education & Installation Services

Orange County Midwifery

Pannolino Diaper Service

Stephanie Ramirez-Hudnall
Babywearing Educator & Cloth Diaper Consults

The Heirloom Company
Nanny Placement & Consulting Services

Unfold Yoga
Prenatal & Postpartum Yoga

Your Birth Team
Placenta Encapsulation & Overnight Postpartum Doula Services

Brandy Ferner
In-Home Postpartum Massage

Brittney Cicon

Coastline Chiropractic
In-home Prenatal, Postpartum, and Infant Chiropractic

Jennifer McNeil Photography
Maternity & Newborn Photography

Laguna Beach OBGYN
OB + Midwife Combo

Ma Yoga
Prenatal, Postpartum, and Baby & Me Yoga

Megan Joyce Wellness

Moondance Childbirth Services
Infant Massage Instruction

Los Alamitos postpartum doula baby hand in parent hand