MA, CCE, CD(DONA), CLC
Mindful Birth NYChildbirth Educator and
Labor Support DoulaCertified Lactation Counselor
Mary Esther is a certified childbirth educator, a DONA certified labor support doula, and a certified lactation counselor. She holds a B.A. from Oberlin College and a M.A. in Anthropology from New York University. In addition to teaching childbirth classes, attending births as a doula and raising her two sons, Mary Esther co-facilitates Choices in Childbirth’s “Inspiring Birth Stories” evenings and runs new mother support groups. Recently featured on the Discovery Health Channel’s Get Fresh with Sarah Snow, Mary Esther offers an expansive, holistic approach to childbirth preparation and labor support.
Drawing on some of the most inspiring work in the field of childbirth preparation, Mindful Birth NY classes offer an in-depth and highly practical preparation for childbirth and parenthood. General classes are appropriate for those planning hospital, birth center and home births. Classes specifically for homebirthers are available as well.
Classes located in Lower Manhattan • Upper Manhattan • Hastings-on-Hudson
Group and Private Sessions Available
Contact Mary Esther
To contact Mary Esther for more information about her birth education related services, please go to her web site www.mindfulbirthny.com.
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