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You can do it.

I can help.


Childbirth Educator. Doula. Lactation Counselor. Prenatal Yoga Teacher
917-734-1290 | janet.bogardus@gmail.com

 

Janet Bogardus is a certified childbirth educator, birth doula, lactation counselor and prenatal/postpartum yoga teacher.  She offers families a variety of services related to the very special time of pregnancy.  If you are looking for childbirth classes, labor support or prenatal yoga classes, you have found the right person.

Janet has been a Lamaze certified childbirth educator since 2006.  She teaches privately in client's homes as well as group classes at Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospital where she is on faculty.  She has helped hundreds of families from the New York City area, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, Westchester and Northern New Jersey. 

Since 2008,  Janet has been a certified labor support doula through DONA (Doulas of North America).  She has had the honor of being a part of over 90 births.  She is truly interested in listening to her clients and helping them achieve their optimum birth desires.  Always looking to increase her knowledge, Janet recently became a certified lactation counselor through Healthy Children's Center for Breastfeeding.  For over 16 years Janet has also been a prenatal yoga teacher.  She enjoys teaching women movement, breathing and relaxation;  allowing time for mothers to connect inward with their babies.

Janet lives in Manhattan with her wonderful husband, two dynamic teenaged daughters, and loveable dog Mars. She does make house calls so please feel free to call or email.