At In Bloom, it is incredibly important to us to build relationships with relevant care providers in the community so that we can work together collaboratively, and refer clients to professionals we know and trust. Below you will find not just find fellow birth professionals, but trusted friends.
Jody Smith, RMT
Jody is the mother of one, beautiful girl, and has been practicing as a Registered Massage Therapist for over a decade. Over the years, Jody has focused her post-graduate studies on Pregnancy. She has an amazing cushion that allows pregnant women to lay face down while feeling comfortable and supported. Massage therapy can help you through your pregnancy by decreasing muscle tension, edema, and overall stress levels.
Jody works out of Panacea Massage, and looks forward to supporting you through your pregnancy.
Amy Kelly, RCC
Amy is the owner of Mamatoto Counselling located in downtown Courtenay. Amy's focus includes reproductive mental health, early attachment, infant mental health and childhood mental health.
Her warm demeanour and gentle approach create an atmosphere of safety, and instill confidence and trust in her clients.
Amy is a RCC with the BCACC and is covered by most extended health plans. She offers one-on-one counselling, as well as group series specific to new mothers, step-mothers, children's anxiety groups, parents of children with special needs, and fathers.
Ali Roddam, Photographer
Ali is the owner of Bella Photo, and a momma of two/ coffee enthusiast/award winning professional photographer (in that order), that specializes in maternity and newborn photography in the Comox Valley.
Whether during a session at her downtown studio, or at an outside location shoot, Ali will make you laugh, smile, set you at ease, and capture this incredibly important time of your life through her customized approach to capturing the uniqueness of the families she works with.