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Fertility, Pregnancy, Childbirth & Parenting


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Next workshop:

June 8-9, 2019
Saturday, 8:30-6:30pm
Sunday, 8:30-6pm

*includes Childbirth Class for Doulas
​June 7th, 8:30-5:30pm

DONA Birth Doula Workshop

If you have ever thought about being a doula, wait no longer! More and more women are using doulas and the need for more doulas continues to grow!

DONA® International is the oldest and largest doula certifying organization in the world. Why not learn and certify with the best?

Laura’s workshop includes both  the  “Childbirth Course for Doulas”, and the “Birth Doula Workshop” requirement for DONA certification.


Click Here for the DONA Birth Doula Certification Guide.

Workshop Topics Include:

What is a Doula? What does a Doula do?
DONA International Code of Ethics & Standards of Practice
Providing Prenatal Support for Your Clients

Effective Communication Skills
Emotional & Physical Support for all Stages of Labor
How to Effectively Support Challenging Labors

Postpartum-The Newborn & Breastfeeding
How to Run a Successful Doula Practice
How to Navigate the Certification

Instructor:  Laura DePasquale, LCCE,CD(DONA),PCD(DONA),BDT(DONA),CLC
Holistic Beginnings, LLC

Contact for further information.   201-988-6625