Have you been dreaming of becoming a birth doula? Are you currently working in the birth field and wanting to increase your emotional, physical, and informational support skills? Have you been asked to attend a birth and want to learn the basics of providing labor support? Are you fascinated by the amazing power of women and can’t get enough of the miracle of birth? Your journey begins here, at Blooma’s DONA-approved Birth Doula Training.
This DONA Birth Doula Workshop is an intensive training workshop, over a 2 or 3 day time period. Style is diversified for multiple learning styles and levels; format delivers a balance of current research, anecdotal experience, and hands-on practice.
Blooma’s DONA-approved Birth Doula Training curriculum will cover the following topics: Benefits of Labor Support. Prenatal Client Contact & Support, Communication Skills & Cultural Diversity, Emotional Support, Physical Comfort Measures, Challenging Labors, Natural Labor & the Impact of Hormones, Supporting Women with Pain Medication, Cesarean & Vaginal Birth After Cesarean, Working with Care Providers, Supporting the Newborn & Breastfeeding, Postpartum Client Contact & Support, Resources & Networking, Professional Doula Memberships and Certification Options, Starting a Doula Business: from Volunteer to Private Practice
Friday 11:00am-9:30pm @ Blooma, St. Paul (493 Selby Avenue)
Saturday 12:30pm-7:30pm @ Blooma Minneapolis(5315 Lyndale Avenue South)
For more information, prerequisites, and to sign up, visit here: http://bit.ly/Nov3DoulaTraining