Doula School

You want to become a postpartum doula? New families need so much support in those early weeks and months, and you can use your skills and your heart to help them get off to a great start.

What is a postpartum doula?
Postpartum doula is a trained professional who helps families adjust to their new lives immediately following the birth of their newborn.

Your journey starts by choosing our 3 day hands-on comprehensive International postpartum doula program that will empower you with the knowledge, confidence and skills to start serving families following the birth of their newborn. You will get classroom training as well as hands-on practice that will be taught by our expert in the industry, Shakila Marando.

Class schedule:
May 31st: 9:00am to 5:00pm
June 1st: 9:00am to 5:00pm
June 2nd 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Some of the subjects that will covered in this course:

​The role of a postpartum doula

Scope of practice for postpartum doula

Newborn sleep methods and arrangements

Newborn day routine

Newborn characteristics and developmental milestones

The art of caring for the newborn

The art of soothing a newborn

The art of infant feeding, breastfeeding and bottle feeding

Troubleshooting breastfeeding

How to care for multiples

How to care for babies with special needs

Postpartum mood disorders

How to “mother the mother” and her entire family

Culture and family’s postpartum traditions

How to handle loss and grief

Baby carriers

Infant massage

How to interview and grow your doula business

How to communicate and set boundaries

Doula hygiene and how to avoid burnout

and much more….

Register for our postpartum doula training via this link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/doulas-by-the-bay-international-postpartum-doula-program-tickets-60788520100