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Date(s) - October 25, 2019 - October 27, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Orchid Nest

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Are you a doula at heart? Doulas offer their continuous presence and emotional support to women in pregnancy and birth. They also are knowledgeable in comfort measures and have a deep understanding of the laboring woman’s desires for her pregnancy and birth. A doula’s purpose is to support women and their physical, emotional, spiritual and social needs during pregnancy, birth and postpartum.

Refine your path to becoming a knowledgeable and effective doula.

Our Full Training Includes:

*Training binder with additional handouts and digital files

*A comprehensive 3-day training which will include marketing and managing a birth business.

*An invitation to join our online group forum where you can connect with your instructors and sister birth professionals.

*Lifetime Professional Doula Training Certification through both the HypnoBirthing Institute and Contemporary Doula International

To be certified as a CDI Birth Doula you need to pass an open book certification examination that is based on the materials covered in your training/retreat. All certification candidates must be over the age of 18 and must be physically able to perform the hands-on comfort measures demonstrated in the training.

*Read the books from the required reading list and write a review for each:

Like a Mother author: Angela Garbes

Expecting Better author: Emily Oster

The Doula’s Guide to Empowering your Birth author: Lindsay Bliss

Cut It Out: The C-Section Epidemic in America author: Theresa Morris

Battling Over Birth: Black Women and the Maternal Health Care Crisis
authors: Julia Chinyere Oparah , Helen Arega, Dantia Hudson, Linda Jones,Talita Oseguera

Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple A Pocket Guide for Helping Mothers
author: Nancy Mohrbacher

*Complete a blood borne pathogens course.

*Obtain CPR certification

*Support at two births and write summaries for each birth including what you learned, what you would do differently and how the experience influenced your work as a doula.

 

Investment: $650

The families you serve will think it’s priceless!

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