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Doula Training Canada Birth Doula Workshop
Douglas College is pleased to be partnering with Doula Training Canada to bring quality doula training to BC that focuses on maternity care in Canada. Doula Training Canada has been an exceptional provider of doula training and certification since 2001 with a dedicated and professional staff of experienced doulas, who are also great teachers. DTC trains doulas that understand birth in Canada and all the questions, choices and decisions that families may have and how to support families throughout their pregnancies, births and postpartum experiences. With a presence from coast to coast DTC is fostering a space for the Canadian professional doula to grow and thrive. It is an exciting time to become a Canadian Doula.
Through national mentorship, a large peer support network, and great online presence student doulas will feel supported every step of the way from workshop to certification.
The two-day Douglas College Doula Training workshop is the first step toward certification with Doula Training Canada.
This is NOT a DONA workshop and will NOT be accepted by DONA.
We are offering a uniquely Canadian workshop that leads to certification with Doula Training Canada; an organization that understands birth in Canada and prepares doulas to work in our Canadian health care system.
Douglas College, New Westminster Campus, 700 Royal Avenue, Boardroom
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 0900 - 1700
Workshop Fee: $400 - includes course/resource materials
To register: phone 604-527-5472
There are no prerequisites
For more information, please contact
Perinatal Program Assistant - Faculty of Health Sciences
Darelle Walker: phone: 604-777-6531
Sharron L. Gibbs, FACCE, LCCE, CD DONA,
Perinatal Program Coordinator, Continuing Education, Faculty of Health Sciences
For more information about Doula Training Canada and complete certification requirements check out the DTC website. http://www.doulatraining.ca/birthdoulacanada.html
Shaunacy King, Director, Doula Training Canada
firstname.lastname@example.org or 1 (888) 216-9782
Module 1: Defining the Labour Doula
Module 2: Supporting Clients in Pregnancy
Module 3: Labour and Birth Physiology and Process
Module 4: Medical Options and Processes
Module 5: Natural Comfort Techniques and Support
Module 6: The Postpartum Period and Supporting the Newborn
Module 7: Your Doula Business