Feb
26
to Mar 19

Complicated Birth and Support Models (ONLINE)

Training Organization: Doula Training Canada )DTC)

Where: ONLINE (4 weeks)

Cost: $65.25 (plus tax)

Description: Supporting clients and their families through complicated experiences can be a part of a birth workers and postpartum support persons journey. The topics discussed in this 4 Week online training will deepen your knowledge and your confidence to support clients in a variety of vulnerable situations and experiences. The workshop has been designed to raise awareness of lesser known complications during labour and birth, but also develops support solutions for complications that may present themselves following the birth of baby. Some of the topics to be discussed:

  • Medical conditions and labour support
  • Pushing, birth and complications
  • Postpartum complications and support models
  • Infants and complicated births
  • Non-physical support models
  • Postpartum transitions after a complicated birth
  • Developing our confidence to support in vulnerable situations

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Feb
17
to Feb 18

Labour & Birth Doula Training

Training Organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: Newfoundland, NL

Cost: $450 (+ tax) for full certification.  No annual renewal fees.

Description: Through our expertly instructed in class training and course curriculum, you will deepen your knowledge about labour and birth doula essentials in:

  • ffective communication in the doula profession
  • Childbirth physiology and the birthing process
  • Natural coping mechanisms and how to provide additional support for a natural childbirth
  • Medical options and how to support the medicated mother
  • Postpartum warning signs and providing initial breastfeeding support
  • Creating a successful doula business
  • And so much more!

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Feb
12
to Mar 5

Holistic Practices and Knowledge for Doulas and Childbirth Educators (ONLINE)

Training organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: ONLINE (4 weeks)

Cost: $75

Description: Interested in deepening your knowledge about holistic wellness practices that you can safely give reference to as a practicing Doula or Childbirth Educator? Ta-da!  This course will help to mitigate the many discussions about scope of practice, safe practices, lessons in self care in pregnancy and the postpartum period, discussions about feeding and infant care, as well as a host of fun tidbits about herbal and homeopathic usage.  

The four week session includes a weekly online workbook, readings, audio and video lessons by accredited professionals, along with weekly assignments to practice your new found holistic skills!

*Workshop qualifies for 6 EUs with Doula Training Canada programs*

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Feb
5
to Mar 5

Breastfeeding Knowledge and Skills for Canadian Doulas (ONLINE)

Training organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: ONLINE

Cost: $75

Description: The four week online workshop will guide you through lessons on such topics as the basics of breastfeeding support, hot topics in the prenatal and perinatal breastfeeding experience, holistic practices for support, and more!  Each week students will receive a weekly workbook, audio and video lessons from accredited professionals, access to an online community, additional resources for client reference and mentorship from our experienced Doula Canada team.

*Workshop qualifies for 6 EUs with Doula Training Canada programs*

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Feb
5
to Feb 26

Excelled Business for Modern Doulas (ONLINE)

Training Organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: ONLINE (4 weeks)

Cost: $75

Description: Looking for a little inspiration in your current business? Are you eager to take your business to the next level? Curious about how we achieved our business success? This 4 week online workshop is for YOU!  Join the Doula Canada team as they guide you through a four week session on developing and thriving as a Canadian maternal wellness practitioner.  Are you a Doula, Childbirth Educator, or holistic practitioner working with expecting families - then let us guide you towards turning your business dream into business reality!

Each week registrants will receive an downloadable weekly workbook, with readings and development assignments designed to magnify YOUR road to achievement.  Weekly lessons will also include video or audio lessons from the Doula Canada team, access to our online community of business minded students and instructors, as well as a 4 week opportunity for mentorship from some of our top Doulas and CBEs.

Exciting, right?

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Jan
29
to Feb 19

Doulas and Diverse Families (ONLINE)

Training Organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: ONLINE (4 weeks)

Cost: $65.25 (plus tax)

Description: Our four week online workshop on family support raises the bar on our support models and solutions. The four week online workshop will guide you through lessons on such topics defining family support models, hot topics and policies currently related to Canadian families, resources and practices for diverse support, and more!  Each week students will receive a weekly workbook, audio and video lessons from accredited professionals, access to an online community, additional resources for client reference and mentorship from our experienced Doula Canada team. Some of the family models and support models we will discuss:

  • Surrogate family support
  • Single-parent family support
  • LGBQT support
  • Adoption support
  • Cultural considerations and support
  • And all the other ways we define our Canadian families in 2018!

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Jan
29
to Feb 19

Postpartum Hot Topics (ONLINE)

Training organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: ONLINE (4 weeks)

Cost: $75

Description: Let's get real people! There are a number of experiences in the weeks and months after baby is born that NEED ATTENTION. This four week online workshop will touch on important topics related to supporting clients in the Postpartum period. Topics to be discussed:

  • The Parent Sex:  Relationship Transitions After Baby Arrives
  • Postnatal Mood:  Trauma, Anxiety, and Your New Mood
  • Body Changes 101:  What the Postpartum Body Brings
  • Sleep:  The FYI On The New "Normal"

Students will be able to access all of their learning materials through our online learning portal AND will also receive a weekly downloadable workbook or resource package, as well as additional learning materials from guest speakers, Doula Canada team members, and curated online resources. An online learning community and resources to prepare you and your clients for the TRUE STORY of some of our most unspoken upon Postpartum experience.

It's time to get real Canada. It's time to expand our minds and our support for "Having... After Baby."

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Dec
1
to Dec 3

Purely Doula: Weekend Retreat

Training organization: Doula Training Canada (DTC)

Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Cost: $375 (or $169.50 for the Saturday only, from 9am to 6pm)

Description: It's time to get together with like-minded Doulas! Join Doula Canada for a weekend filled with connection, collaboration, and healthy creation for the success of your doula business!

Participants will take away a weekend of memories, doula related creations, and a mindset that will leave you ready to rock a holistic doula lifestyle. Feeling the need to move your doula business forward? The activities planned for our Purely Doula Retreat weekends are a game changer and will leave you feeling inspired!

What is included in your Purely Doula Retreat registration: shared accommodations, all meals for Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday, participation in your preference of planned activities, creative supplies (as required), takeaway gift bag 

What sorts of activities can you expect?  Festive Arrival meet & greet Friday evening between 5-7pm, sunrise yoga and intro to meditation for doulas, whole foods based meals (vegan and gluten free options always available), learning the art of mala making, and other related activities for intention, Doula Well ceremony, mini-lectures by career doulas on holistic business principles, self care, and the lessons of experience, community fireside chats, Saturday soiree, Sunday farewell ceremony, empowering info and high vibes to add to you doula-school book. Oh...and collaborative fun with like-minded doulas too! *Activities are subject to change depending on location, venue, and instructor availability

What is the cost of the Purely Doula Retreat weekend?  

Program qualifies for 6 Educational Units towards certification with Doula Canada. One day inclusion qualifies for 3 Educational Units towards certification with Doula Canada. 

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Nov
25
8:30 AM08:30

WWW Volunteer Training Conference

Training organization: Women's Wellness Within

Where: Chebucto Family Resource Centre, 3 Sylvia Ave, Halifax, NS 

Cost: $25 (Free childcare available onsite)

Description: Want to volunteer with Women's Wellness Within? Members are invited to our fall Volunteer Training Conference at the Chebucto Family Centre. Sessions include: Values, Boundaries, Doula Scope of Practice, Conditions of Confinement, Privacy & Health Information, Pregnancy & Mental Health, and Pregnancy & Methadone Maintenance. 

To reserve your spot, please email womenswellnesswithinns@gmail.com.

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