$175 – $499

Utah Advanced Practice Midwifery Workshop

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Miracle Midwifery Birth Center

360 S. Fort Lane

Layton, UT

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This unique four-day workshop combines the best of intermediate, advanced practice midwifery education + pharmacology and practice protocols

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Day One - Intermediate Midwifery Skills

  • Maternal blood work & urinalysis - understanding basic lab values and their meaning
  • Prenatal bleeding - differential diagnosis and treatment/action during each trimester
  • Leopold's maneuvers - discovering fetal lie, presentation, position, attitude, flexion and station by palpation
  • What's happening in there? - pelvic and soft tissue anatomy and how the baby travels though optimally
  • Optimal Fetal Positioning - how to avoid and fix dysfunctional labor, including Rebozzo techiniques & Maya Massage
  • Tongue and lip tie identification - how to prevent needless suffering
  • Anatomy of a birth bag - what midwives bring to birth and why

Day Two - Advanced Practice Midwifery

  • Advanced fetal monitoring, out-of-hospital NST and fluid assessment
  • Shoulder dystocia prevention and management with hands on mannequin practice and role play
  • Internal fetal head positioning and re-positioning & cervical lip diagnosis & treatment
  • Non-pharmaceutical cervical ripening & labor induction including herbs, oils, homeopathics, natural prostaglandins & oxytocin release, and bulb foley placement

Day Three - Hemorrhage and Suturing

  • Hemorrhage diagnosis & treatment
  • Estimating blood loss
  • Preventing tears
  • Performing episiotomy
  • Suturing – Including a 4 hour hands-on session on repairing lacerations including labial, clitoral hood, & 3rd degree extension

Day Four - Planning for Success and Practicing Safely

  • Writing protocols, policies and procedures
  • Defensive charting
  • The standard of care 'Tree'
  • How to 'fire' a client
  • Preparing for an investigation after a bad outcome
  • Midwifery pharmacology review
  • Building bridges in your community
  • Radical self-care

PLUS - wisdom sprinkled throughout the workshop

  • Midwifing yourself through boundary setting
  • The balance of practice
  • Unpacking your motivation
  • Creating sustainability
  • Honing your intuition (owning your sacred yes/holy no)
  • Defensive charting
  • SBAR verbal reporting
  • Managing transports
  • Teaching students
  • and much more

Workshop Information

  • Continental breakfast provided
  • Potluck lunch all days
  • No refunds provided (even for births) Tickets are transferrable to other people or to another workshop in the next 12 months

CEU Information

  • 16 CEU's available for Day 2 & 3 through MEAC & ACNM (must sign up to attend these two days to receive CEU's)

Discounts Available

  • Early bird discount available for the next couple weeks
  • Taken a Wise Women Education workshop within the last 12 months? Email to inquire about the discount.
  • Student discount available for senior students attending with their preceptor, please email with the name of your registered preceptor.
  • Midwives of Color discount available - please click here for codes https://www.wisewomeneducation.com/moc.html

* By purchasing a ticket you agree to give permission for all photos taken during workshop to be used by Wise Women Consulting (Augustine Colebrook) to use as desired for marketing, advertising, educational or promotional reasons in print or on the internet.

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360 S. Fort Lane

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