Jeni Standard is a wife, mother, birth doula, herbalist, nutritionista and friend of the peri-natal parent. Jeni has extensive training and holds certifications in all the following topics specific to pregnancy and childbirth, lactation, nutrition and herbalism.
The Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) credential identifies a specialist in lactation counseling who has successfully passed an examination based on identified work-place competencies derived from role delineation studies. This is the national certifying entity for all CLC education programs.
The CLC credential signifies that the holder has demonstrated the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitudes to provide breastfeeding counseling and management support to families who are thinking about breastfeeding or who have questions or problems during the course of breastfeeding/lactation. CLCs are dedicated to the promotion, protection, and support of breastfeeding and human lactation in their work to prevent and solve breastfeeding problems. They understand that breastfeeding works best when it is the cultural norm and when the provider of lactation support and services is culturally competent.
Birth / Labor Support
DONA trained and certified labor doula since 2005. People across the globe appreciate and value the experience of having a doula - a knowledgeable, experienced companion - who stays with them through labor, birth and beyond. Birth doulas offer emotional support, encouragement and wisdom throughout labor and birth. DONA International has the highest certification standards for doulas worldwide.
Food safety practices for preparing and serving food from the foodservice experts, the National Restaurant Association. Trained and certified in five sections: Basic Food Safety, Personal Hygiene, Cross-contamination and Allergens, Time and Temperature, and Cleaning and Sanitation.
Botanical and Nutritional Science
Herbal Medicine for Women is a powerful, comprehensive 400-hour course recognized by midwifery, nursing, naturopathic medicine, and acupuncture accrediting agencies. This program uniquely integrates traditional herbal wisdom, clinical experience, and critically reviewed botanical and nutrition scientific evidence for the prevention and treatment of common women’s health concerns. The course emphasizes a whole-woman approach to health taking into consideration body, mind, and the woman wellness in the context of her life. It’s also an amazing personal journey created and led by Dr. Aviva Romm, a global and well-loved leader in integrative, functional, and botanical medicine for women.