by Warm Welcome Birth Services
Online Birth Doula Workshop
Put your passion into action in a practical, heart-centered, and transformative workshop! Gain the skills to launch your COVID-ready doula practice. Help families have gentle, healthy births they dream of! January 2021: All Saturdays 9-12, all Sundays 1-4 EST. Must save full day Feb. 6 in case I'm called to a birth during a Jan. date. $600, some payment plans and scholarships and payment plans available. More info and application here.
Great Intakes: The Questionnaire
Are you eager to be attending more births, but unsure of how to meet clients? Despite the pandemic, people are still getting pregnant, and they are still seeking out the vital support a doula can provide. In this 90-minute webinar with expert doula and homebirth Midwife Michelle L’Esperance, learn how to find clients who will love what you have to offer (even if that's virtual care). We’ll cover phrasing, visuals, platforms, and how to handle early contacts well. $40, 2 hours. 11/30 or 12/3
Outdoors Postpartum Doula Workshop
How do you, as a caregiver, commit to also caring for yourself? Avoid burnout -keep doing the work that you love, and bring your best to the families you care for. We'll cover coping with sleep disruption, on-call tips, healthy boundaries, recovering after difficult births, and practice management. By Michelle L'Esperance, birthworker since 1996. $50
Doula Inspiration Bundle Deal
Attend a 2020 session of Sustainable Birthwork, Finding Your People, and Great Intakes, and save $20!
Safe Training in Pandemic Times
We are committed to providing top-notch doula training in a setting and manner that is as safe as possible during the pandemic, while continuing to give you structured opportunity for the human connection and touch that is a deep part of birth work.
Changes we have made in our workshop formatting include:
-All the essentials of hand washing, physical distancing during nearly all instruction, mandatory mask-wearing when closer than 6'.
-All in-person instruction is outdoors under canopies.
-Flexible roll-over policy if you or a close contact of of yours need to quarantine during the workshop dates.
-Tighter scheduling of workshop days to reduce the likelihood of a participant becoming infected during the workshop span.
-We're joyfully offering a variety of online workshops for aspiring and experienced doulas.
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