Childbirth Educator Skills Workshops

Oklahoma City, OK

January 7 – 9, 2019

facilitated by

Robin Weiss

Santa Rosa, CA

March 22 – 24, 2019

facilitated by

Connie Sultana 

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

They will be facilitated by Teresa Navarro

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Louisville, KY

January 19 – 21, 2019

facilitated by

Robin Weiss

Topsail Beach, NC

May 2 – 5, 2019

facilitated by

Ann Tumblin

Portland, OR

Jan. 31 – Feb. 2, 2019

facilitated by

Jesse Remer

Lathrop, CA

(near Dell Osso farms)

May 3 – 5, 2019

facilitated by

Connie Sultana 

Seattle, WA

March 20 – 22, 2019

facilitated by

Sharon Muza 

Santa Rosa, CA

October 4 – 6, 2019

facilitated by

Connie Sultana 

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 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

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

Online learning tasks

Review the Lamaze Heathy Birth Practices

Explore the steps to Lamaze certification

Review the Lamaze app 

Become familiar with research and evidence resources

Watch and review various media resources

Research various advocacy groups