S.H.E. Medical Associates
Alison Birdsey, CNM
Alison Birdsey CNM, is an Advance Nurse Practitioner and a Certified Nurse-Midwife. She is a graduate of Russell Sage College where she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. She earned her Master of Science Degree at Boston College and a Post Masters Certificate from SUNY Stony Brook. Alison has been a women's health nurse practitioner since 1997 and a practicing certified nurse-midwife since 2001. In addition to being a nurse-midwife, Alison is a certified lactation counselor. Alison is a member of The American College of Nurse-Midwives and a member of Connecticut State Affiliate of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Alison's patient care focus includes health promotion for women of all ages. Her clinical interests include nutrition and exercise counseling, prenatal education, breastfeeding support, education and care for women in menopause, women's sexual health including new advances in treatment of decreased libido, and treatment of mood disorders common in various stages of reproductive life.
Alison spends time outside the office enjoying her four children and running marathons.