The Milky Way, is a Lactation Counseling and Postpartum Doula Practice located in the Temecula Valley of Southern California. Owned and operated by Kim Brantley, who is a Certified Lactation Counselor, Postpartum Certified Doula (DONA), Placenta Encapsulation Specialist, and Birth Story Listener in practice since April of 2008. Kim received her training as a Lactation Educator and Counselor through the University of California San Diego as well as Certification in Lactation Counseling through "The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice" and specializes in the evaluation and support of tethered oral tissues (tongue and lip ties). Kim has also trained and Certified as a Postpartum Doula through Doulas of North America (DONA); as well as completed training for Placenta Encapsulation through The International Placenta and Postpartum Association (IPPA) and Birth Story Listening through Birthing From Within. In addition, Mrs. Brantley holds a Bachelors Degree in the Field of Health Science and enjoys helping new families in and around the Temecula Valley.