I’ll be heading to Madison, Wisconsin this October 17-18, 2015 to offer a CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training and I am so excited! 

If you are interested in becoming a postpartum doula I’d love to help you begin your journey!  You can learn more on my Facebook Event Page or Become a Postpartum Doula in Wisconsin Facebook GroupCAPPA offers a lot of member benefits like a free annual conference, a free member profile, and a wonderful community of support. 

This 2-day training is the first step towards postpartum doula certification. There are several other requirements that will be discussed in class (you can also go to www.cappa.net for a full list of certification requirements). This unique opportunity will give you the education and skills necessary to support families through the transition to parenthood.

Just some of the things you will learn include:

*Scope of Practice for Postpartum Doula
*Supporting parents in the immediate postpartum period
*Breastfeeding support
*Baby care techniques
*Calming and soothing techniques
*Postpartum Mood Disorders
*SIDS/Back to Sleep Campaign
*Listening and communication skills
*Record keeping and contracts
*Creating and marketing your business
*Networking solutions


If you have questions for me contact me anytime.  I LOVE to chat about my work as a postpartum doula and support women who want to make this a career!

Learn more about why I love being a postpartum doula on a guest blog post I wrote for Blooma,  Postpartum Doulas Solving a Problem Many New Moms Experience.