About Us

South Bay Mommy and Me has a simple mission: to bring together like-minded mothers who are seeking a village to raise their babies. Together we gather. We bond. We grow.

We are mothers supporting other mothers. We are child development experts. We are specialists in encouraging the child-mother attachment bond. We are unlike any other mommy and me program in Los Angeles’ famed South Bay.

We are a well researched, highly informed, premium program that seeks to have a profound influence on your life. We are loving and compassionate healers seeking to make a difference in our community. We are filled with gratitude to help you find your inner mama.




Dr. Shireen Sonefeldt is a Licensed Psychologist (PSY25267). She earned her Doctorate in Psychology from Pepperdine University and has over 15 years of experience specializing in infant and early childhood interventions. She also has earned advanced training in maternal mental health issues. Additionally, she is a wife and mother to two spirited preschool-age boys.


Dr. Shireen's clinical expertise and experience as a mother herself has led to her specific interest in helping other mothers find connection and support in their community so that these mothers can give the best version of themselves to their children.  She has an endless amount of enthusiasm and compassion for enhancing the very special bond between parents and their young children which promotes their child’s joyful interactions, trust in others and perseverance throughout development. Throughout her practice, Dr. Shireen develops and facilitates the child-parent relationship, builds upon each family’s unique strengths, and offers creative and helpful strategies tailored to each child and their family.