Plus, you’ll receive free access to:
~ Starting Your Doula Business Session
~ DONA Birth Certification Q+A
~ The wisdom of the rebozo session with Mexican Midwife, Alejandra Lozano, LCCE
~ Anti-Racism and Birth Equity with Sokhna Heathyre Mabin, CLC, Advanced Doula, 2023 candidate for IBCLE.
~ Community Doulas with Amadoma Bediako, MS, CCCE, CLC, CD/BDT(DONA) FDC, P.A.I.L. A value of over $250
Part 1 - VIRTUAL
August 16, 5:00 - 7:00 PM ET | Welcome Session and Anti-racism + Birth Equity
August 23, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM ET | VIRTUAL Introduction to Childbirth Part I
August 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM ET | Introduction to Childbirth Part II & DONA Birth Doula Part I
Part 2 - IN PERSON RETREAT
September 6, 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM ET | Arrival + Check-in
- September 6, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET | DONA Birth Doula Part I
September 7, 8:30 - 9:30 AM ET | OPTIONAL Beach Yoga
September 7, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET | DONA Birth Doula Part III
September 8, 9:00 - 11:00 AM ET | DONA Birth Doula Part IV & How to Support Pleasure and Love in Childbirth
September 8, 11:30 AM ET | Check-out
September 13th, 4:00-5:30 PM ET | DONA Certification and Birth Biz Q & A
This unique and comprehensive retreat provides the perfect blend of virtual and in-person learning, with opportunities to connect with like-minded individuals and immerse yourself in a supportive and nurturing environment. Start your days with energizing morning yoga, take relaxing beach walks, book an evening massage, and unwind with other doulas, or venture out to trendy Asbury Park, NJ for music and dancing.
By attending this retreat, you'll gain valuable knowledge and skills to become a confident and compassionate birth doula, with the added bonus of nurturing yourself in the process.
So why wait?
Take the first step towards this transformative journey and register for the Orgasmic Birth DONA Birth Doula Hybrid Retreat today.
Secure your spot today!
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
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.
Our Workshop is non-refundable, and the date enrolled is non-transferable. You must attend ALL sessions live (with the exception of the bonus sessions), no recordings will be provided and you must have your camera on at all times. Our workshop is highly interactive. If you cannot make it for any reason, spaces are transferable so you may sell or gift your space.