Yael Borensztein, Instructor (Childbirth Weekend Intensive)

  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Midwife Assistant
  • International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)
  • DONA-Trained Birth Doula offering support in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx

Yael Borensztein is a birth doula, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, home birth assistant and experienced postnatal Registered Nurse serving New York City. She is dedicated to educating and nurturing families with a sense of empowerment and strength throughout their pregnancies and births. Yael feels strongly that it doesn't matter where or how you have your baby, as long as you are informed, confident, and supported in your choices. With her diverse experience as a home birth assistant and as an RN in a local hospital, she has become extremely comfortable with and passionate about supporting pregnant people and their families through the entire spectrum of labor, birth and postpartum in every setting.  Yael is so excited to be here on the team at Manhattan Birth!