Dr. Raylene Phillips, APPPAH President
Bonding Can Begin Before Birth
Dr. Phillips is a neonatologist with a master’s degree in Developmental Psychology (focused on bonding and attachment) and a board-certified lactation consultant (IBCLC). She is a past President of the National Perinatal Association (NPA) and the current President of the Association for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health (APPPAH). In her hospital work, Dr. Phillips enjoys many opportunities to welcome new babies into the world. Her passion is to honor and nurture the earliest connections between babies and their parents.