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WE SPECIALIZE IN HELPING YOU AND YOUR BABY THRIVE

At Pasadena Breastfeeding Center, we make protection, promotion, and support of breastfeeding families the centerpiece of our mission. Whether you’re seeking supportive perinatal education, in-person or virtual lactation consultation, or a pro-breastfeeding community, we offer a safe space to equip you with personalized, evidence-based care for you and your baby.

 

MEET THE TEAM

 

TERESA PETERS, B.S., IBCLC, ICEA, DOULA

Lactation Consultant and Perinatal Educator

Teresa Peters, co-founder of Pasadena Breastfeeding Center, is an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), perinatal health educator, and doula and holds a B.S. in Maternal Child Health and Human Lactation from Union Institute and University. Her career began with the births of her four children when she devoured information about pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding and was inspired to empower others embarking on their parenting journey. Prior to founding PBC, she spent 25 years teaching, consulting, and coordinating the Breastfeeding Center and Perinatal Health Education department at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA. As a dedicated member of the Pasadena community, she is a lifelong advocate of informed decision-making for birth and breastfeeding families.

 

CHRISTINA TENORIO
B.S., IBCLC, ICEA, DOULA

Lactation Consultant and Perinatal Educator

Christina Tenorio, co-founder of Pasadena Breastfeeding Center, is a practicing International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and a perinatal health educator. She holds her B.S. in Maternal Child Health with emphasis in human lactation. Over the last 20 years, Christina has worked in a hospital setting supporting families with prenatal and postpartum care. As an educator, Christina has developed and facilitated perinatal programs for medical staff, patients, and communities throughout Southern California hospitals. She also worked with high-risk and neonatal intensive care infants in a level III trauma facility at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, California. Christina is currently an instructor for the lactation education program at University of California, San Diego.

 

OUR CLASSES AND SERVICES

 
 

CONSIDER US AN EXTENSION
OF YOUR SUPPORT TEAM

Consider us an extension of your support team. Whatever your birth or breastfeeding goals are, we're here for you.

General: pasadenabreastfeedingcenter@gmail.com

Teresa: (626) 818-4411   |   teresa@pasadenabreastfeedingcenter.com

Christina: (562) 440-4748   |   christina@pasadenabreastfeedingcenter.com

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