Janet H

Birth Doula and Childbirth Educator

Available for video calls


Janet Hirsch-Ettenger is a birth doula and a childbirth educator who has provided both education and care for women for over 30 years. Her passion is in helping families discover what is important to them for their pregnancy and birth; being an unbiased resource; and walking alongside of them as they develop their knowledge and confidence. She strongly believes that openness and curiosity are our greatest tools with which to meet the experiences of pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

Certifications
Childbirth Educator, International Childbirth Education Association, 2012
Lactation Counseling, UCSD, 2010
Doula, DONA, 2007
Registered Nurse, SMCC, 1995
Experience
25 years as a nurse
14 years as a doula
8 years as a certified childbirth educator
Photo of Janet H