Ready to Become a Doula?

Are you interested in becoming a Birth Doula, Postpartum Doula, Antepartum Doula, Childbirth Educator, or Certified Lactation Educator?

Local Trainers

MotherJourney offers CAPPA Certified Lactation Educator trainings which provide comprehensive breastfeeding training and focus on the many ways to engage adult learners and create effective curriculums and comprehensive experiential classes. Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, CCCE, CLE, CLD has her degree in Maternal and Child Health-Lactation Consulting.  She is co-author of The Greatest Pregnancy Ever: The Keys to the MotherBaby Bond.  She serves as the CAPPA Executive Lactation Director.  She believes that the journey towards and into motherhood is a life changing rite of passage that should be deeply honored and celebrated.  For training, contact: Laurel Wilsonat www.motherjourney.com or at  720-291-9115.

Sterling Doulas offer DONA-approved Birth Doula Training’s in Colorado & surrounding states. Through this training you will learn basic methods of how to support a woman through labor; emotional support, communication skills, comfort measures & techniques for coping with challenging labors, as well as tips on starting your doula business. We also offer ongoing support for new doulas. For schedule of training?s please contact Ann at at ann.pollack@sterlingdoulas.com or call 303-916-7969 OR contact Penny Lyon at pennylyondoula@aol.com or call 720-427-1494 (cell)  303-386-4093 (home).

Rocky Mountain Doula offers CAPPA-approved Labor Doula training workshops in the Denver metro area and around Colorado. You will learn most aspects of labor support, how to deal with unexpected events, how to communicate with clients, reasons for interventions and cesareans, relaxation techniques, positions for labor, marketing your practice, and much more. To see the schedule of upcoming trainings, go to www.rockymountaindoula.com or www.cappa.net. Contact Ana M. Hill, CLD at rockymtndoula@gmail.com or 720-394-6995 for more information.

Are you a local trainer?  Contact the CDA to be put on this list!
National and International Organizations

Birth Arts International: http://www.birtharts.com/
Birth Works International: http://www.birthworks.org/
Birthing From Within: http://www.birthingfromwithin.com/
Bradley Method: http://www.bradleybirth.com/
CAPPA: http://www.cappa.net/
Childbirth International: http://www.childbirthinternational.com
DONA International Birth Doula Trainings: http://www.dona.org/
Hypnobabies: http://www.hypnobabies.com/
ICEA: http://www.icea.org/
International Birth and Wellness Project: http://www.alace.org/
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant: http://www.iblce.org/
La Leche: http://www.llli.org/
Lamaze: http://www.lamaze.org/
toLabor Birth Assistant Trainings : http://www.tolabor.com/