Interested in becoming a labor/birth doula? This two day workshop will prepare you to start your new career as a labor/birth doula. Saturday November 17th and Sunday November 18th from 8am-6pm. Materials and snacks are provided. Please bring a lunch or money to purchase at one of the near by restaurants.
Half the proceeds go to MBRN 29 Palms Doula Scholarship Fund
Learn how to:
-Support a family the pregnancy/birth/immediate postpartum period
-Pain relief options
-The stages of labor
-Different childbirth methods
-Supporting families in every birth setting (hospital, birth center & home)
-Informed childbirth choices
-Up to date ACOG recommendations
-Birth wish lists AKA birth plans
-When things don’t go as planned
-Immediate postpartum period and breastfeeding
While this training does not guarantee employment with Desert Birth & Wellness, Coachella Valley Doulas or San Bernardino & Riverside County Family Doulas, it does meet the minimum qualifications to start a mentorship with them if both parties believe it’s a good fit. After successful completion of the mentorship program the new doula may decide to become an independent contractor with one or more of the above companies.