Plus, you’ll receive free access to:
~ Debra's acclaimed online childbirth class, Pleasurable Birth Essentials
A value of over $250
Connect to a community of like-minded people
Discover the role, traditions and research of doulas
Discuss the impact of racism and a doula’s role in advocacy, reducing disparities, and creating equity globally
Learn the importance of respectful care and how a doula supports informed decision making
Explore current practices vs. evidenced-based care
Deepen your passion for providing a doula’s nurturing care and touch to women/birthing people in childbirth
Learn 10 tips for doulas to support the hormonal physiology and close gaps when they arise, making birth safer and easier
Develop a toolkit of comfort measure
Create a language for gentle birth and enhance your communication skills
Learn birth traditions: dance, songs and comfort
-Introduction to Childbirth Part I | February 21, 2023, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
-Introduction to Childbirth Part II & DONA Birth Doula Part I | February 22, 2023, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
-DONA Birth Doula Part II | February 23, 2023, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
-DONA Birth Doula Part III | February 24, 2023, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
-DONA Certification and Birth Biz Q & A | February TBD, 2023, 5:00 - 6:30 PM
We believe doulas help to create a more equitable, respectful, maternity care system.
We want to support and amplify BIPOC voices and support every person to have a safe, satisfying, and pleasurable birth and ensuring there is a doula for every person who wants one is an essential step.
We are offering a number of BIPOC Scholarships to promised doulas at 50% rate.
If you are an individual who identifies as a BIPOC and has a financial barrier to taking our course, we welcome you to apply for our scholarship.
Please submit a 1 minute video or letter addressing the questions below:
Why would you like to become a doula?
How will you use this opportunity to support your community?
Do you identify as BIPOC?
Submit your entry and/or questions to: [email protected]
Our scholarships are reserved for BIPOC individuals with financial need. If you are not a BIPOC, we have payment plans available.
If you find it necessary to cancel your reservation, the following cancellation policy will apply:
A deposit of $300 is nonrefundable, remaining paid balance is refundable in full until December 13, 2022.
After December 13, 2023 a 50% refund will be given
No refunds after January 13th, however spaces are transferable so you may sell or gift your space.