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Birth Doula Workshop (DONA-Approved)

Birth Doula Workshop (DONA-Approved)

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Mothering Touch Birth Doula Workshops are DONA-Approved and taught by Eva Bild who has been working as a doula for over 20 years and has been training doulas since 2005.

This 28-hour workshop includes THREE of the requirements for Birth Doula Certification by DONA International:

Introduction to Childbirth for Doulas - 7 hours
Birth Doula Workshop - 18 hours
Breastfeeding Workshop - 3 hours
Topics covered will include:

Anatomy and Physiology of Childbirth
The Stages of Labour
Labour - a Physical and Emotional Process
Common Medical Interventions in Childbirth
Labour Support Techniques - How to Help a Woman in Labour
Hands-on Practice of Comfort Measures
Listening and Communication Skills
Pre and Post-natal Visits - What a Doula Covers when Meeting with a Client
Breastfeeding - A Partnership between the Mother, the Baby, the Breast and the Doula
Your Doula Business - how to get clients and what to do when you get them!
Meet the Doulas - established local doulas will come and talk about their experiences working in Victoria
How to achieve certification with DONA International - the World's Premier Doula Association

Schedule: 4 consecutive days from 9am to 5:30pm
There will be two 15-minute breaks and a one-hour lunch break each day.
Coffee, tea, juice, water and snacks will be provided. Lunch will be on your own.

All Ages
Mothering Touch Centre and Birth Services
975 Fort street,, Victoria, British Columbia, V8V 3K3 See Map
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