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Wise Woman Herbal Workshop for Midwives & Birth Workers

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7661 Neal Rd

Charlotte, NC 28262

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This comprehensive workshop is suitable for practicing midwives, students, apprentices, aspiring midwives, and birth workers that want to begin incorporating herbal & homeopathic healing modalities into their practice. No experience with herbs is necessary, as this workshop caters to the beginner as well as to the midwife who is looking to add to her store of plant wisdom.

It is alot of material packed into a fun, hands-on day! Handouts for your practice and supplemental literature are provided. Tinctures & teas will be available for sampling and purchase at the workshop. The objective is for you to leave with the knowledge and materials to get started right away in making recommendations to your clients and also to engage in self care by nourishing your own body with herbal healing medicine.

This workshop covers:

Intro to herbs and homeopathy, similarities and differences, when to use, etc.
Reproductive tonics: Herbs for the Well Woman and Fertility
Herbs and alternative remedies in pregnancy by ailment:
Nausea
Anemia
GI Issues (constipation, heartburn)
Varicosities & hemorrhoids
Hypertension & a history of pre-eclampsia
Threatened preterm labor &/or a history of miscarriage
Anxiety & Depression
36 weeks and beyond
Post-dates pregnancy
Herbs and alternative remedies for labor and birth:
Prodromal labor
PROM and augmentation/induction
Slow/long labors due to fetal position, fear, etc
Third & fourth stage remedies
Placenta, clots, and bleeding
Perineal care
Newborn transition support
Herbs and alternative remedies for postpartum & breastfeeding
Mood support postpartum
Milk supply and other breastfeeding issues

The cost for this workshop is $150 per person and includes 0.5 ACNM CEUs (5 contact hours). Scholarships are available for student midwives of color. Please contact Belinda for more information.

Refunds may be issued minus $25 in fees if you are at a birth the day of the event, contact the organizer directly in that case at bearrootmidwife@gmail.com

Please bring a waterbottle, snacks, and cash or a checkbook to purchase tinctures and teas, I cannot take credit cards but can accept Venmo or Paypal.

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