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Labor Doula Training

January 25 - 27th, 2024




Our training be will held LIVE 


Orchid Nest

525 SE 6th Ave.

Delray Beach, FL. 33483

Training dates: 

January 25-27, 2024

9am - 5pm each day

Are you passionate about supporting expectant families on their incredible journey through pregnancy, labor, and childbirth? The Contemporary Doula International Training program offers a comprehensive and immersive educational experience, equipping you with the knowledge and skills required to excel as a doula.

We will cover…

Support Techniques:

  • Environmental: Learn how to create a calming and supportive birth environment, ensuring that laboring individuals feel safe and secure.

  • Verbal: Develop effective communication skills to provide emotional support, encouragement, and information to laboring parents, helping them make informed choices.

  • Touch: Master the art of tactile support, providing comfort and relief through hands-on techniques, massage, and pressure point manipulation.

  • Visualization: Teach clients to focus their thoughts and energy through guided imagery, promoting relaxation and mental strength during labor.

  • Acupressure: Discover the power of acupressure for pain management and labor progression, enhancing the birthing experience.

  • Rebozo: Utilize traditional Mexican techniques with the rebozo to facilitate optimal fetal positioning and relaxation during labor.

  • Peanut Ball: Understand the benefits of the peanut ball in labor positioning, optimizing comfort and progress for both the birthing individual and the baby.

  • TENS Unit: Learn to use Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) units for non-pharmacological pain relief during labor.

  • Labor and Birth Positions: Explore various labor positions, empowering clients to find the most comfortable and effective postures during labor and birth.

  • Birth Preferences: Assist parents in creating their birth plans and understanding their options, ensuring a birthing experience that aligns with their wishes.

  • Water Labor/Birth: Gain expertise in water labor and birth techniques, promoting relaxation, and pain relief in a water-based environment.

Holistic Support:

  • Aromatherapy: Gain an understanding of the healing power of essential oils to create soothing and calming atmospheres during labor and delivery.

  • Moxibustion: Understand the ancient practice of moxibustion to promote optimal fetal positioning and stimulate contractions.

  • Placenta Options: Explore the various options and potential benefits associated with the placenta, such as encapsulation, salves, tinctures, smoothies and even chocolate truffles.

Pharmacological/Intervention Support:

  • IV Medications: Familiarize yourself with intravenous medications commonly used during labor and understand their effects.

  • Epidural: Learn about epidural anesthesia, its administration, and its impact on the birthing process.

  • Inductions: Gain knowledge on labor inductions, the reasons for them, and how to support individuals through the process.

  • Cesarean Section: Understand the intricacies of cesarean sections and how to provide emotional and practical support to parents undergoing this procedure.

Business Support:

  • Communication Skills: Enhance your communication skills to effectively connect with clients, medical professionals, and other birth support team members.

  • Branding: Learn how to establish and market your doula practice, creating a unique and compelling brand.

  • Business Basics: Get a grasp of the essential business elements, from contracts and fees to client management and scheduling.

Our Professional Doula Training program goes beyond the basics, offering a well-rounded and comprehensive curriculum to empower you with the knowledge and skills necessary to support birthing individuals and their families on their remarkable journey. Join us to become a confident and capable doula, ready to make a meaningful difference in the world!

Please be certain that you can attend before registering. Refunds available 30 days prior to the training start date; all others will be given a credit to be applied to a future training.

Investment: $825

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