Doula Support~Birth Education~Lactation Education


River South Birth and Lactation

 RiverSouth was founded by Christina Bussler and Madolynn Duckwall to bring high quality support to birthing families in the Twin City’s southern suburbs. Their home base is at Valo in Burnsville. 


A variety of birth education classes, lactation education, and car seat education is offered at Valo. Please check out the events page for more information and registration. 

Doula Support~Birth Education~Lactation Education


Madolynn Duckwall

 I am Madolynn Duckwall, Certified (DONA) Birth Doula, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST), and Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE). 


Christina Bussler

My name is Christina and I am a Certified (DONA) Birth Doula, a Certified Lactation Educator Counselor (CLEC), Childbirth Educator (CBE), and a Hypno-doula (for families using the HypnoBabies program). My pronouns are she/her. 

Contact Us

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 If you have any questions or concerns about any of our classes or services, we’d love to hear from you! 

Valo Wellness

278 East Travelers Trail


Please refer to the events calendar to view upcoming classes and events, or visit our website for more information.