Do 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 2 full days 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 will be held at:
The Family Room
1225 Solano Ave, Suite D
Albany CA, 94706
Saturday February 1st, 2020 from 8:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday February 2nd, 2020 from 8:00am to 6:00pm
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
*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
*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 Eventbrite