American Family Center, LLC

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Introduction to Childbirth - October 20

Birth Doula Workshop - October 21-22​

Class Times

The Intro class

12:00pm 6:00pm 


Doula Training

9:00am to 6:00pm

Academic excellence

Lots of 

hands on

practice

Prerequisites

DONA requirements for certification

Course Catalogue


Learn more about the training, to include the class outline by
clicking here.

Introduction to Childbirth - $100(On Sale for $50)

Topics include:

  • Perinatal Anatomy & Physiology
  • Emotions & Fear
  • Stages/phases of Labor 
  • Hospital Policies & Procedures
  • The Birth Team
  • Difficult Labors
  • Cesarean Section
  • Breastfeeding 
  • Newborn Care


Birth Doula Training - $290

Topics include:

  • Introduction to Labor Support
  • DONA International
  • Prenatal Support 
  • Your Doula Business
  • Communication & Culture
  • Support in Labor
  • Comfort Measures
  • Challenging Childbirth
  • Newborn Care
  • Breastfeeding
  • Postpartum Support

About The Trainer
Kelly Townsend MAS-IFP, CD(DONA), BDT(DONA)

It isn't a career, it's a calling!

Welcome to your next step in becoming a Doula!  This class fulfills your certification requirement of becoming a DONA certified birth doula.  For more information about DONA click here.


If you are just getting ready to embark on this incredible journey, or you have been practicing as a doula or childbirth educator already, DONA certification will greatly enhance your credentials as you continue to grow in the field.

Become a Doula!