Well Nested Mission

Well Nested believes that all women should have the opportunity to be fully educated and supported throughout their pregnancy, birth, and postpartum.  We strive to meet the needs of the women in our community by providing classes, birth doula support, group meetings, postpartum doula support, and lactation support. Well Nested creates a comfortable community of care around the mothers we serve.

Karla Costner, HCHI, CHD

Karla began her birth work as a midwifery student and apprentice in 2008.  She decided to focus on the non-clinical side of birth and became a certified Hypnodoula with Hypnobabies in 2010.  After having two hypnobirths of her own, she became determined to teach other women the benefits of hypnosis. She certified as a Hypnobabies instructor in 2015. She recently finished a training, with Darren Mattock, for teaching fathers and is "DAD Certified."

Karla and her husband have been married for 19 years and have 6 children. They transplanted to Greenville 9 years ago.

Lyndsi Dreckman, SBD, CPPD (IPPA)

After the birth of her first child, Lyndsi fell in love with all things birth and parenting. She started doula work in 2011 and is now a certified birth and bereavement doula and certified postpartum doula. Lyndsi is also a Love & Logic Parenting Educator and is working on her Newborn Care Specialist certification. 

Lyndsi and her husband were married in 2010 and have 3 amazing children together. They have called the Upstate home since 2011.