Doulas By The Bay - Postpartum & Newborn Care Postpartum Doula Training & M...

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397 Euclid Ave

397 Euclid Avenue

Oakland, CA 94610

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You want to become a postpartum doula? New families need so much support in those early weeks and months, and you can use your skills and your heart to help them get off to a great start.

What is a postpartum doula?

Postpartum doula is a trained professional who helps families adjust to their new lives immediately following the birth of their newborn.

Your journey starts by choosing our 2 days hands-on comprehensive International postpartum and newborn care doula program that will empower you with the knowledge, confidence and skills to start serving families following the birth of their newborn. You will get classroom training as well as hands-on practice that will be taught by our expert in the industry, Shakila Marando.

A certification of completion will be presented to you at the end of the training.

Class schedule:

November 9th, 2019 from 8:00am to 6:00pm

November 10th, 2019 from 8:00am to 6:00pm

Some of the subjects that will be covered in this course includes:
*The role of a postpartum doula

*Scope of practice for postpartum doula

*Newborn sleep methods and arrangements

*Newborn day routine

*Newborn characteristics and developmental milestones

*The art of caring for the newborn

*The art of soothing a newborn

*The art of infant feeding, breastfeeding and bottle feeding

*Troubleshooting breastfeeding

*How to care for multiples

*How to care for babies with special needs

*Postpartum mood disorders

*How to “mother the mother” and her entire family

*Culture and family’s postpartum traditions

*How to handle loss and grief

*Baby carriers

*Infant massage

*How to interview and grow your doula business

*How to communicate and set boundaries

*Doula hygiene and how to avoid burnout
and much more….



What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking will be available at the premises

What can I bring into the event?

Feel free to bring your lunch, but snacks and water will be provided for

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact the organizer by private email which is marandoshakila1@gmail.com

What's the refund policy?

There will be no refunds but you can reschedule the class for the future date

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