Ellynne has over 35 years of experience as therapist and educator. She has worked with thousands of babies and their families, as well as training birth and baby professionals with continuing education workshops and full trainings in the USA and abroad. Ellynne brings deep support, holistic skills, curiosity to her work to support all clients and walks of life. Finding balance and perspective is her passion. Ellynne is also the mother of two adult children born and raised in Brooklyn, NY
Bright Start Babies™ is Ellynne's sole proprietor business serving parents and babies from all walks of life. Bright Start Babies™ offers Birth Trauma and Bonding Repair therapy and healing, baby massage, 4th trimester workshops to help understand your baby's cries and needs for soothing and settling, developmental movement/tummy time/baby yoga groups, support for new parents, support for those who have miscarried or are experiencing anxiety and depression, prenatal parenting , and individual therapy. Ellynne happily works with mothers, fathers, and all gender identities in the hetero and lgtbq communities. Ellynne is a trauma informed therapist/educator.
Bright Start Babies™ office is located at Nest Space: Haven for Babies & Families at 518 Court St. in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY 11231. Our website is www.brightstartbabies.net and phone is 718-643-6064. Private appointments and offerings at other locations are also available.
Groups and individuals in person, virtual private appointments. Ellynne will offer free phone consultations to determine your specific needs and guide you to the help best suited for you, your baby, and family. Mothers, Fathers, and babies receive needed support and interventions to find balance, attunement, success, comfort, and confidence. Depending on your needs, Ellynne may help you with teaching you baby massage to help your premature baby or any newborn with more comfort in digesting and sleeping, or just becoming adjusted to life outside the womb environment. Ellynne might teach you the five baby cries so you can better understand your baby's needs and not feel like you are in a constant "guessing game." Ellynne can help you understand how to stage much needed tummy time so that you have success without overwhelming your baby. Ellynne can show you how to soothe and settle your baby based on movement and sounds the baby learned in utero! She can help you find successful ways of dealing with newborn gas and constipation. Ellynne runs tummy time and baby yoga groups with an aim to offering parent support and community in the 4th trimester period through the first 18 months. If you have sustained birth trauma and are feeling disconnected to your child somehow, Ellynne offers birth trauma and bonding repair therapy.
Ellynne uses creative arts therapy methods, somatic therapies, energy healing, and talk therapy with a solid foundation from her extensive background in Pre and Perinatal Psychology and Health.