Dr. Heather Hunt, DC was raised in Nevada City and has been working with her father Dr. Dale Jacobson at Jacobson Chiropractic since 2009.  She specializes in Pregnancy, Postpartum, Infants, Pediatric, and general wellness care.  With three sons of her own, she has had personal experience with this important time.   She mixes chiropractic, craniosacral, myofascial, deep muscle work, ligament release, and yoga therapy to help her patients.  She also specializes in Functional Medicine and nutrition, and she can help with blood work and wellness supplement programs, particularly to support healthy pregnancies and worn-out new mommies!

(530) 265-2220



Pregnancy, Birth, & New Mother Massage Specialist since 1991
Leslie offers advanced integrative bodywork tailored to your unique needs. Relieve pain, restore balance, revitalize energy, and integrate your birth experience with focused nurturing care. Using a blend of Swedish, acupressure, cranial-sacral, structural balancing, fascial release, and body-mind-breath-centering, Leslie invites you to ground into your deep body wisdom as you transit through the birth journey. Private sessions available for partners to learn acupressure and massage to support your birthing. After birth, set yourself on the path of a strong recovery--Come for renewal and “closing the bones”, diastasis recti and pelvic floor muscle assessment-attunement!

  • Prenatal, Birth, Postnatal Massage Specialist/Instructor for 30 years

  • Arvigo Techniques of Mayan Abdominal Massage™

  • Holistic Pelvic Care™ Practitioner

  • Mercier Fertility™ Massage

  • Integrative Pelvic Bodywork: Womb Healing, Fertility Massage, Moontime Massage

  • Cesarean Recovery & Scar Tissue Release

  • Labor & Delivery Nurse, Doula, Childbirth Educator – attended 500 births

  • Founder: MotherTouch Prenatal and Women’s Health Bodywork Classes & DVD’s

  • Author: Nurturing Massage For Pregnancy

  • Leslie has had a private practice for women of all ages since 1991.

Ask for a new client $10 Discount on your first visit! 




Dr. Maria Scarano is a licensed chiropractor and founder of Bee Well Chiropractic in Nevada City, California. She completed her undergraduate degrees in Philosophy and Communications at the University of Hawaii – Hilo and received her doctorate in Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic College - West in Hayward, California. She is extremely passionate about vitalistic chiropractic and is committed to the lifelong learning of her craft as well as personal growth to better serve her practice members.
Dr. Maria loves to serve people of all ages and backgrounds and especially loves working with pregnant women, babies, and children. Adjusting pregnant women allows their nervous system, and their baby’s nervous system to be at its optimal potential, and helps relieve common symptoms such as back pain, ligament pain, acid reflux, and breech. Dr. Maria trained as a Doula while in Chiropractic school and loves to help assist and educate women in creating an empowering birth experience. She is Webster Certified, a Chiropractic technique that is specific to working with pregnant women.  She is a board member of The Nest. ~ easy online booking! 

(530) 648-0668 

530 Searls, Suite B, Nevada City CA 95959



At Phipps Family Chiropractic, we embrace a holistic approach to wellness, in which health is not defined by the absence of disease, but by the full expression of life.
Colin Phipps, DC enjoys working with the entire family and takes special delight in offering pre-natal, post-natal, and pediatric care. Throughout the pregnancy, he can help manage the profound demands of the changing pregnant body to keep the expecting mama comfortable and to promote, hopefully, an uncomplicated, quick, and easy labor. (easy online scheduling)

(530) 264-7075
305 Railroad Ave. #2 Nevada City, CA 95959


Somatic Movement Therapist

Ashley is a truly holistic practitioner who integrates child development, somatics, mental health, and connection to spirit and nature in her work with children and families.


She offers, play-based, somatic movement therapy for infants and children to help heal sensory processing, difficulty sleeping, nursing patterns, developmental delays, behavioral challenges, and early trauma. 


She is also a parenting coach and helps parents learn ways of supporting and connecting to their children in more loving and aligned ways. 


Her studies include Infant Development Movement Education through the School for Body-Mind Centering, a B.A. in Child Development, a M.A. in Infant Mental Health, yoga teacher training through Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center, and Reiki training with the Wu Wei School of Reiki.