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I had my first panic attack, in a long while. It occurred at the end of the day during my doula training. I was sitting there, taking notes on interviewing clients and how to navigate conversation topics to educate better, when the subject of grief came up. 374 more words

The Labour Learn

Three of us in the class are doulas from previous experience. We have been to births and have learned some tips on how to support women during labour and birth. 495 more words


I was in heaven...

So what exactly is a ‘doula’? A labor/birth doula is a woman (I disagree and would like to give a shout out to some of the amazing Man-Doula’s we have out there!), who provides physical and emotional support to women and their families during labor and birth. 282 more words


Birth Boot Camp DOULA Training - Grapevine, TX

Wonder about how doulas are trained?  Maria Pokluda, the founder of Great Expectations Birth, is also the co-developer and trainer for the Birth Boot Camp DOULA program.   20 more words


Thinking About Becoming a Doula? Questions to Ask Certifying Organizations.

Last year I co-created the Birth Boot Camp DOULA certification program, so I feel like I know a bit about what should be included in doula training.   774 more words


Ten Moons Doula training with shiatsu

I have realised that it is 2 months since I last did a blog post! What have I been doing then? Primarily I have been busy teaching: so in between the courses, I have not had the time to focus on writing some blogs. 672 more words


Cranio-Sacral Therapy for Birth Keepers

Craniosacral therapy is an extremely light touch modality that activates a person’s own resources to progress emotionally, physically and psychologically. This therapy is ideal for pregnant and birthing moms and their babies because it is gentle, calming and efficient. 163 more words

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