A Master Doula and Internationally Certified Lactation Consultant, Malia Aharoni applies her skills to guide new mothers throughout their pregnancies and postpartum experiences. Ms. Aharoni currently channels the bulk of her professional energy toward her responsibilities at Ideal Birth, a company she cofounded in October 2010. Based in Sherman Oaks, California, Ideal Birth provides a wide array of services and classes designed to facilitate a healthy, stress-free birth for every client. A Lead Doula at the company, Malia Aharoni garners consistent accolades for the advice and direction she provides, including enthusiastic recommendations that reference her nurturing, compassionate attitude. One Ideal Birth client stated, “I honestly don’t know what I would have done if it were not for Malia . . . I could not have imagined a better birth experience.”To guarantee that the women she works with receive a complete and professional experience even after birth, Malia Aharoni maintains affiliations with the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE), an organization composed of 25,000 practitioners who stand apart for their extensive knowledge and notable competence. As part of the IBLCE network, Ms. Aharoni proffers actionable advice on issues such as proper nutrition in both pre and postnatal stages. Aside from her duties as a Master Doula, Malia Aharoni sets time aside in her schedule to contribute to several community organizations. Ms. Aharoni supports the Emek Hebrew Academy Teichman Family Torah Center; Shaare Zedek Synagogue; and the Or HaChaim Academy, an Orthodox Jewish day school located in North Hollywood.