Have you ever thought of becoming a birth doula? This 2 1/2 day workshop gives you the basics on how to support a family in labor. Topics include: review of labor stages, positioning, relaxation and comfort techniques, coping with complications, pros and cons of interventions, the business of being a doula. Doula certification through Well-Rounded Maternity requires attendance/evaluation of three labors, and additional readings.
The workshop is taught by Dr. Coral Slavin: doula, childbirth educator and owner/director of Well-Rounded Maternity Center. Coral has been a doula for 20 years and has attended over 500 births in the Milwaukee area in hospitals, home and birth center. She has been teaching these trainings for a number of years both at Well-Rounded as well as Southwest Technical College in Fennimore.
Where: Well-Rounded Maternity Center
Cost: $275 per person (includes written materials.