Doula Training for 

Medical Professionals

12 Hours

Are you an OB-Nurse, EMT/Paramedic, OB-Tech, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, or a medical provider within the scope of maternal-infant health? Doula Training for Medical Professionals is designed to educate medical professionals about physiological birth, discuss the history of medicalized birth, and perform hands-on skills that will promote labor progession with the use of Rebozo, Reflexology and Peanut Balls, whether natural or medicated. This training will include presentations from Midwives, Doulas, Nurses & other collaborative holistic providers. 

 

Doula Training for

Medical Professionals

Certification Process

  • Mentorship for Doulas (6 Months)
  • Hands-On Skills Checklist
  • 12 hours of Birth Doula Support
  • 12 hours of Postpartum Doula Support
  • 12 hours of Breastfeeding Support 
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • Pass Certification Exam

Admission Requirements:

Proficient with OB Medical Terminology

Understands the Basics of Pregnancy, Childbirth & Postpartum Period.

Active Medical Professional License or Certification

Two Years of hands-on support in a Clinical Setting

CPR/First-Aid Certified

Neonatal Resuscitation Program

 

 

 

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Nikita Johnson

Chief Instructor

Hi, my name is Nikita Johnson and I am an Apprentice Midwife, Labor and Delivery Surgical Technologist, Patient Care Technician, and Certified Nursing Assistant with doula support skills. I’ve been working in the field of Maternal-Infant Health since 2014.

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Lashea Haynes

Chief Program Facilitator

 Lashea has been practicing in the area of   obstetrical/perinatal nursing for nearly 26   years. Her clinical and educational experience and expertise span labor/delivery, antepartum and mother/baby areas.