Certified Birth Assistants

Here are the wonderful Birth Assistants that have completed our vigorous birth assistant training. They maintain their certification with us yearly and keep their status active. This means they are attending at least 6 births a year and are keeping up with their skills.

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Kari Yazeijan

Kari is a Certified Doula (CPLD) and Birth Assistant (BA) who is passionate about helping others have the most rewarding birth possible. Her goal is to help you navigate and protect your birth and postpartum journey. She believes that everyone should have access to support and wherever you choose to birth she is ready to support you.
She received her training with Birth Arts International/Women Honoring Women and she firmly believes in evidence-based information, building a supportive village, autonomy, whole body wellness and the mind/body connection. She is knowledgeable about breastfeeding, herbalism, hypnobirthing, Spinning Babies, baby wearing, cloth diapering.
Kari is also a Reiki practitioner and is CPR/NRP certified. She is a native of South Florida and happily serves Miami, Broward and Palm Beach.

Myla Maslych

Myla is a Certified Birth Assistant (BA) since 2018, a Birth Doula (IDI) and a mother of 5 children. She felt that everything about birth is her calling after she delivered her first son in 1997. Since then, she helps pregnant women and new parents by educating, providing helpful resources, supporting during pregnancy and postpartum period. She is also a Lactation Counselor (FSU SPEIP) helping women to know all the benefits of breastfeeding and to succeed in it. She knows how important support at every step of motherhood is, and always takes into consideration all of the family members' needs and expectations. Besides English she also speaks Ukrainian, Russian and Italian. Myla strongly believes in Spinning Babies methods and in Hypnobirthing approach. She works with families in Miami Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.

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Jennifer Stein

Hi! My name is Jennifer Stein. I'm the proud mother of 3 incredible daughters and I have them to thank for my passion for all things birth. Specifically, supporting, educating and advocating for women and their families.

It was not until my first pregnancy that I discovered the importance of women supporting women. Being a doula since 2015, I would like to share my experience to support you and your partner during your birth journey. It is important to me to understand what your vision is for your birth day. It would be my honor to support you on your journey.

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