Webinar: Abuse Survivors and Childbirth
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Abuse Survivors and Childbirth This webinar discusses working with survivors of abuse and the unique set of challenges that presents with childbirth.  Specific topics include: The need to create safety and control Prenatal preparation Discussing the topic with the care … Read More

Managing Second Stage Labor
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When I was working in the hospital, I came across data and research that supported managing second stage labor in a different way than what I was taught. In the hospital, we were taught to start pushing as soon as … Read More

Providing Remote Doula Support that Works with Hospital Requirements
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When hospitals limit the number of support persons, doulas can still function in their capacity as professional labor support without being physically present at the time of birth.

Interview with a Doula Pioneer: Amy Gilliland
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Last month, we were privileged to host a webinar with doula pioneer, Amy Gilliland, who has asked “What is your community’s story of change?” Learn more about the history of doulas, birth attendants and labor support.

Time Management for Doulas
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Our last student webinar was a discussion on effective time management techniques for student and working doulas.

Webinar: Navigating the NICU
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This webinar addresses how doulas can work with mothers whose babies are admitted to the NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit). We discuss the rights of the mother in NICU care and how a mother can help care for her baby … Read More

Webinar: Grief and Loss in Childbirth
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In this webinar, we discuss how to cope with grief and loss in childbirth and how a doula can be of help when unexpected events become challenging and even painful.  Specific topics include: Tasks of grief Grief phases and how … Read More

Nursing Care and Management of Second Stage of Labor (Online Webinar)
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UPDATE:  The webinar is available from October 7th through November 6th, 2014. It’s still not too late to sign up! New Beginnings Doula Training is hosting an online webinar from AWHONN (the Association for Women’s Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing) … Read More