Maureen Whitman is an experienced childbirth educator, breastfeeding counselor and postpartum group facilitator who is working to spark conversation about maternal mental health and related issues with a wide audience of individuals who are interested in a forum for study, advocacy and peer-to peer sharing. Maureen is currently pursuing a Master of Social Work and a Public Policy and Administration Graduate Certificate at Salem State University. (Expected graduation May 2018).

Contact details

180 Main Street,
Wenham, MA 01984

Phone: 978-290-2274
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Email: maureen@birthphilosophy.com


Certifications and experience:

Intern, Office of Senator Joan B. Lovely/Massachusetts Ellen Story Commission on Postpartum Depression

La Leche League Leader (accredited 1996) with LLL North Shore and Equity Advocate for LLL of MA/RI/VT

BOLD Method Certified Birth Facilitator, The BOLD Method for birth

Public Policy Intern at the Massachusetts Alliance on Teen Pregnancy (2015-16)