Childbirth Educator Skills Workshops

Louisville, KY 

January 18 – 20, 2020

facilitated by

Robin Weiss

Topsail Beach, NC 

April 30 – May 3, 2020

facilitated by

Ann Tumblin

Portland, OR

Jan. 31 – Feb. 2, 2020 

facilitated by

Jesse Remer

Seattle, WA

October 2 – 4, 2020

facilitated by

Sharon Muza 

Seattle, WA

March 11 – 13, 2020

facilitated by

Sharon Muza 

Knoxville,TN

March 27 – 29 2020

facilitated by

Robin Weiss & Melissa Harley

Passion for Birth is proud to offer the following workshops in Spanish.

They will be facilitated by Teresa Navarro.

upcoming 2020 DATES

            Panama City, Panama     January 9 – 13

            Mexico City, Mexico       February 13  – 16

            Lima, Peru              February 27 – March 1

            Santiago, Chile           April 2 – 5

            Zacatecas, MX           June 4 – 7

            Merida, MX             July 16 – 19

            Mexicali, MX             August 13 – 16

            Mexico City, MX          September 10 – 13

            Guadalajara, MX          October 8 – 11

            Tulum, MX              November 5 – 8

for information, email: teresanavarroordaz@gmail.com

Wonder what each day focuses on?  Here is the schedule which does get modified occasionally.

Day 1

Let’s Get It Started

Stomp Out Boring

Putting the Pieces Together: course design

Group Dynamics: the Taters

Diversity, Culture and more

The important Mantra: increase confidence/ decrease fear

The Great Motivator: pain

Let the Fun Begin: quick teachbacks

Day 3

Creating your Course Design

“How We Doing?”  Meaningful Evaluations

Learning from each other: peer teaching

The $$$ Side of Things

Being an Advocate  

Ethics: what would you do?

Repeat, Review, Reinforce: what will be remembered?

Closing, Celebrating, and Keeping Connected

Day 2

Simple Dance of Birth

Stand by Me: Labor Support

3 Rs: Rhythm, Ritual and Relaxation

Tough Stuff: interventions; the unexpected; informed decisions

Being in Touch: Babies

“A Baby Gotta Eat”

Postpartum: the reality

Online learning tasks

Review the Lamaze Heathy Birth Practices

Explore the steps to Lamaze certification 

Become familiar with research and evidence resources

Watch and review various media resources

Research various advocacy groups