Los Angeles Resources 

Based in Los Angeles, our goal is to gather pregnancy loss, birth loss, and infertility resources in order to create a stronger Los Angeles community supporting maternal and family health after the death of a baby. 

Certificate Copy of Still Birth or Fetal Death Record

Available through the California Department of Public Health Vital Records

Bereavement Photography

Nesting Instincts - Cheryl is both a photographer and bereavement doula.

Support Groups

Angels Born Still  - Santa Monica, CA 

Facilitator - Dr. Ivy Margulies, 310-828-7530

Miscarriage/IVF/early losses; Couples Stillbirth Group; Pregnancy After Loss Group; Stillbirth Women's Group

Forever Footprints - Long Beach, CA

Facilitator - Jasmine Adams, LCSW, 213-324-6063

LA MISS Foundation - Los Angeles, CA and Valley Village, CA

Facilitator - Sari Edber, sari.edber@missfoundation.org

Acupuncture for Fertility and Maternal Health

Abigail Morgan L.Ac., MTOM - FLOAT Chinese Medical Arts, Glendale, CA

Danica Thornberry, L.Ac. - Well Women Acupuncture, Brentwood, CA 

Laura Erlich, L.Ac., MTOM - LA Herbs and Acupuncture, West Los Angeles, CA


Caroline Fitzgerald, CHp - Expert in hypnotherapy for women's health (combined with counseling)

Counseling and Psychotherapy

Los Angeles - East

Diana Barnes, PsyD, MFT - Agoura Hills, Pasadena, and Sherman Oaks, CA

Esther Chon, PhD, EdM - Pasadena, CA

Anne Dennis MA, LMFT- Pasadena, CA

Noelle McCown, PsyD - Glendale, CA

Sonia Nikore, MA - Pasadena, CA

Elyse Springer, MA, MFT - Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles - West

Lina Kaplan, PsyD - West Los Angeles, CA

Ivy Margulies, PsyD - Santa Monica, CA

Hannah Singer, PsyD - Encino, CA

Terry Wohlberg, MA, LMFT - West Los Angeles, CA

Obstetricians (for future pregnancies)

Bente Kaiser, MD - All Women's Care - Mid/East Los Angeles

Jay Goldberg, MD - Women's Care of Beverly Hills - West Los Angeles


Los Angeles -  East

Emily Dossett, MD - East Los Angeles, CA (LAC-USC)

Lilit Pogosian, MD - Pasadena, CA

Jaroslava Salman, MD - East Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles - West

Michelle Ashley, MD - West Los Angeles, CA

Stacey Bernstein-Haas, MD - Beverly Hills, CA

Eleanor Curry, MD - West Los Angeles, CA

Ann Davis, MD - Santa Monica, CA

Kelly Foster, MD- Santa Monica, CA

Julie Gedden, MD - West Los Angeles, A

Josephine McNary, MD - West Los Angeles, CA

Melissa Sullivan, MD - West Los Angeles, CA

Rita Suri, MD - Redondo Beach, CA (310) 880-6756

Jennifer Yashari, MD - West Los Angeles, CA

Lori Zuckerman, MD - West Los Angeles, CA

If  you know of others that should be added to this list, please email us at connect@rtzhope.org