Coral Slavin

Coral Slavin

Director of Well-Rounded Maternity Center

Owner & Director of Well-Rounded Maternity Center
Coral is the owner and director of the Well-Rounded Maternity Center. She serves on the board of directors for the American Association of Birth Centers (AABC). Locally, Coral is on the board and former chair for the Childbirth Assistance, Resources and Education (C.A.R.E. Network) of Wisconsin - a membership and referral organization of birth professionals dedicated to helping women and their families have safe and satisfying births.

Coral is married to husband Jim. She has three children. Robert, the oldest was born in a hospital. Ruth was born in a free-standing birth center and Michael was born at home. As a birth professional and a mother, she knows the pros and cons of birth in all three settings.

Coral has a doctorate in health education, and has, at one time, been certified as a Bradley Childbirth Educator; both an ICEA and DONA Doula, an ACE Prenatal Fitness/Yoga Instructor, and a Stress Management Counselor and hypnotherapist. She has been a doula and childbirth educator since 1996 and has attended over 500 births locally, in all types of settings.

As a doula, Coral is dedicated to helping parents-to-be make the choices that are right for them. She understands well the decisions parents face regarding birthplace, care-providers, and interventions.

Melissa Paap-Young

Melissa Paap-Young

Yoga Instructor, Boutique Manager

Meet Melissa! She joined us in 2005 after the birth of her first daughter. Soon after, Melissa became our in-house yoga expert, teaching Prenatal, Kids, Mom & Baby classes. Nowadays, as Boutique Manager, you will find her behind the desk two days a week ordering all the amazing things you see in our store, organizing our Tuesday Parenting Playgroup and teaching. Two of Melissa’s three kids were born at our Menomonee Falls location. Daughter Campbell was one of the last born there before we moved to Bay View.

Dana Hall

Dana Hall

Instructor, Doula, Milwaukee Babywearers, C.A.R.E. Network Chair

Dana has been around Well-Rounded since we opened in Menomonee Falls when she began teaching the Milwaukee Babywearers 101 class as a volunteer! She officially became a member of our family a year ago when the last of her kids entered school full-time. You will find her teaching Cloth Diapering 101, assisting with Babywearing Basics or behind the desk every Friday! In addition to everything she does for the center she is also a Co-Chair for C.A.R.E. Network, sits on the Board for the Milwaukee Babywearers & is mom to 6 amazing kids!

Heather Burkart

Heather Burkart

Annapurna Yoga & Ayurvedic

Meet Heather Burkart, Yoga teacher and Ayurvedic practitioner. Ayurveda, the health care system of Yoga, offers holistic support for expectant and postpartum mothers to enjoy the healthiest pregnancy, delivery, and recovery possible through natural means. Partners who are planning to conceive on their own or with medical assistance can learn how to prepare for the best results possible.

Ayurvedic consultation includes assessing the cause of any health complaint whether its mild or long-standing, treating digestive issues, improving energy and moods, enhancing quality of sleep, balancing hormones, and other common issues. Heather offers lifestyle tips, nutritional advice, yoga/meditation, natural remedies safe during conception, pregnancy, and breastfeeding including customized herb formulas.

See how Ayurveda can help mothers feel their best. New clients can contact Heather for a free informational session in person or over the phone.

Professional Member National Ayurvedic Medical Association 2014.

Jennifer Prall, LCMT, NCTMB

Jennifer Prall, LCMT, NCTMB

Massage Therapist, Orchid Chinese Medicine

Meet Jennifer Prall. She is a State and Nationally licensed clinical massage therapist. She graduated from the Soma Institute, the National School of Clinical Massage Therapy in Chicago with 750 hours of training. Jennifer joined Orchid in 2012 and has been in practice for 5 years. She is a certified in Prenatal, Oncology, and Infant Massage Training. In addition, Jennifer specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue, and Myofascial Release for helping treatment of such conditions as sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, plantar fascitis, and whiplash.

Theresa Kopac, ART

Theresa Kopac, ART

Reiki Practioner, Orchid Chinese Medicine

Meet Theresa Kopac. She is certified in Advanced Reiki through The International Center for Reiki Training. After acquiring a degree in Psychology, she worked for 12 years developing businesses and nurturing community projects and is accustomed to the nature of high stress work.