Heidi Behrends, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Practices at Springfield: Riverbend

Heidi earned her Bachelors degree in Nursing from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington. She is a native “Eugenean” and was even born at Sacred Heart Hospital.
She has worked her whole career in women’s and children’s health including Labor/Delivery, Mother/Baby, and NICU. She was also a childbirth and breastfeeding educator for many years. Being a lactation consultant has been a highlight of her career. She finds it rewarding to help families navigate their breastfeeding journey.
Heidi is married with 3 daughters. She enjoys traveling and loves trivia. Most Monday evenings you will find her and her family playing trivia at a local pub. She lives the country life out in Coburg and also helps run her family’s flower farm.