January 8 2022 8:00 am   通过   January 16 2022 5:30 pm
电话: 425.602.3361
Full 登记 $ 725.00
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课程类型: 出生,助产师
校园 在线
观众 The public, professionals and others interested in childbirth vocations
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2-week format starting January 8-9 & 15-16 on Saturdays and Sundays from 8am-5:30pm taught by Kim James. This course is perfect for people who want to complete their workshop in the quickest format. Must be able to complete 4 hours of pre-workshop modules before the course begins and up to 4 hours of flipped content between the first and second weekend of class. Completion of this training meets the criteria for three requirements towards DONA International Certifications: (1) Birth Doula Workshop, (2) Introduction to Childbirth for 助产师 and (3) Breastfeeding/Chest feeding for 助产师. Our trainings have been filling up quickly and will close registration once we have reached max capacity. 登记 will close entirely on December 29. We do offer a Course Assistant position to provide technical support for the Zoom virtual classroom, and in exchange the Course Assistant would receive discounted tuition. Full tuition is $725. Participants will receive additional information, including login information once registered. For more information regarding this position as well as any other inquiries, please contact us at simkincenter@pistachio-cdn.miyu9.net or call us at (425) 602-3361.


  • Anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, fetal development, labor, postpartum, and breastfeeding
  • Components of prenatal care and the midwifery model of care
  • Emotions of pregnancy
  • Pain management techniques
  • Medical procedures used in labor
  • Labor variations and complications, including Cesarean birth
  • Communication and listening skills
  • The emotional and psychological aspects of giving birth and its significance in women's lives
  • The doula's role, professional ethics, standards of practice, and certification
  • Emotional support and physical comfort measures
  • Support for difficult labors, Cesarean birth, and vaginal birth after Cesarean
  • Newborn care and breastfeeding support
  • Values clarification and cultural sensitivity
  • Includes Introduction to Childbearing (DONA International certification requirement)


Certificates of completion will only be issued to students present for all of the sessions and who have completed the 在线 Learning Modules. In order to receive your certificate of completion, you must complete all of the 在线 Learning Modules before the end of the workshop. 读 内中心 登记 Policies

Required Texts: (click 在这里 for information on w在这里 to obtain texts.) 

  • The Birth Partner: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, 助产师, and All Other Labor Companions by Penny Simkin (5th edition or latest) 


Two DONA-approved birth doula trainers, see 内中心 教师, lead each Birth Doula Training.
More information: See 内中心 Website

Call us at (425) 602-3361