Professional Doula Training

Doula TrainingAre 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

Doula Training

To be certified as a HypnoBirthing Birth Doula you need to be a HBCE & 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.

A

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

  • HypnoBirthing – The Mongan Method   author:  Marie Mongan
  • Squaring the Circle: Normal Birth Research, Theory and Practice in a Technological Age authors:  Soo Downe and Sheena Byrom
  • 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

B

Complete a blood borne pathogens course.

C

Obtain CPR certification

D

Attend the training!

E

Pass open book examination

F

Observe 2 births

Write summaries for each birth including what you learned, what you would do differently and how the experience influenced your work as a doula.

Date/Time Event
June 2, 2021 - June 11, 2021
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Professional Doula Training - ONLINE