The Birth Place Midwifery Team has YOU as their focus. We love our work, we love our families and we especially love our babies! A friendly smile will greet you every time as we take care of your needs, answer your questions and help you prepare for the birth of your baby.

The Birth Place Owner and Executive Director/Midwife

master midwife Jennie Joseph
Midwife Jennie Joseph

Jennie Joseph, LM, CPM – Executive Director, Clinical Director, Master Midwife, Founder of The JJ Way® and Jennie Joseph Women’s Health  –

Jennie believes in women! Her personal mission is to be the NEW approach to women’s wellness by providing inspiration, education, empowerment and support as a means to optimal health and by ensuring that all women have healthcare answers that they can understand. She endeavors to support the systems changes that will be integral to this NEW approach and to be the source for information and training regarding such changes. Jennie’s CV  reflects her years of experience in the field of midwifery, maternal child health, social justice and public health spanning two continents and three decades.


The Birth Place Front Office 

lizetteLizette Rosado – Bilingual Receptionist  –


The Birth Place Clinical Care Team


Katrina 2014 Katrina Nelson RMA – Clinical Office Manager, Medical Assistant Katrina has been a member of our team for the past 10 years. Katrina has been married for 14 years and took an interest in natural childbirth after delivering her son, Eddie, who is now 14 years old. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, spending time with family and friends, and running around as team mom for her son’s football and basketball teams. Katrina has had a number of years of experience in Pediatrics and Labor and Delivery. Small yet powerful, she keeps The Birth Place running smoothly, safely, and efficiently!



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Alexis Alexander, Unit Secretary, Medical Assistant




The Birth Place Education Team

Kathy BradleyKathy Bradley, ICCE, CD, IBCLC  – Director of Perinatal Education  Childbirth Educator, Doula, Lactation Consultant . Kathy brings more than 25 years of working with expectant families and training health professionals. She has an extensive back ground in working in hospital and birth centers and has trained hundreds of familes and professionals in her career. She is a mother of 5 and has 3 grandsons.    Our Hospital Affiliations Our high-risk patients are referred to Florida Hospital & Winnie Palmer Hospital for consultation. We pride ourselves on a smooth and speedy transfer to the hospital if any unusual situation develops during your pregnancy or birth. We have strong relationships with our supporting hospitals and we provide continuity of care where necessary in collaboration with our community partners. As always, your safest care and healthiest outcome comes first.