Professional Training

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

As a professional Birth Worker, I am constantly attending trainings as well as staying up to date on current research to be able to provide you with the best possible care. Below you can find trainings I have already attended as well as the ones I will be apart of in the near future.

CURRENT COMMUNITY WORK

2017

  • Penny Simkin’s Homebirth Series Class Assistant – Center for Birth – Seattle, WA
  • Postpartum Doula Training – Simkin Center at Bastyr University – Seattle, WA
  • Advanced Doula Training: Breastfeeding for Doulas – Big Belly Services – Seattle, WA
  • Placenta Encapsulation Workshop – Big Belly Services – Seattle, WA
  • Advanced Doula Training: Rebozos for Labor & Birth – Seattle, WA
  • Stillbirth & Bereavement Support Training – SBD – Seattle, WA
  • Caring for Transgender & Genderqueer Clients with Cultural Humility – MAIA Midwifery and Fertility – Seattle, WA
  • Adoption Support Training for Doulas: Working with Birth Parents & Adoptive Families – SBD – Seattle, WA
  • Advanced Doula Training: TENS Unit Training – Big Belly Services – Seattle, WA
  • Advanced Doula Training: Journey through the Pelvis – Big Belly Services – Seattle, WA
  • Abortion Support – Full Spectrum Doula Circle – Oakland, CA
  • Family Centered Cesarean Birth – isis: Parenting Starts Here – Seattle, WA
  • Acupressure to Encourage an Optimum Natural Birth – Tom Kennedy BSC MBACC – Seattle, WA
  • Birth Doula Support for People in Recovery – Swedish Addiction Recovery Services – Seattle, WA
  • Spinning Babies – Calm Confident Doula – Seattle, WA
  • Birth Healing Summit 2017 
    • Relieving Pelvic Pain After Birth
    • Pelvic Organ Prolapse: What Postpartum Folks Need to Know
    • Exercising after Birth: The When & How’s
    • Healing and Resolving Birth Trauma
    • Real Life Optimal Nourishment for Postnatal Recovery
    • Ways your Body is Still Being Effected from Pregnancy & Childbirth
  • Fatherhood & Attachment – Maternal Mental Health Now – Seattle, WA

Upcoming trainings:
Birth Assistant Training – October 2017

2016

  • Professional Childbirth Educator Workshop – Great Starts™ – Seattle, WA
  • Abortion Doula Training – Full Spectrum Doulas (FSD) – Seattle, WA
  • LGBTQ+ Birth & Postpartum Doula Training – Queer Birth Project – Minneapolis, MN
  • Internship – MAIA Midwifery & Fertility Services – Seattle, WA
  • Birth Doula Training – Simkin Center for Allied Birth Vocations at Bastyr University – Seattle, WA