Doulaing the DoulaDONA International Birth Doula Training Workshops

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2020 Doula Trainings

December 4-6. Milwaukee, Wisconsin – cancelled due to public health recommendations

2021 Doula Trainings

Jan 15-17  Health Care Professionals Doula Training – Online Live!

Jan 13 – March 10, Wednesdays – Online Live!

March 12-14, Madison, Wisconsin

April 16-18, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

April 26-29, Mid-Week – Online Live!

August 20-22 Health Care Professionals Doula Training – Online Live!

Sep 24-26. Milwaukee, Wisconsin

October 22-24, Madison, Wisconsin

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date and Location:

Thursday, December 3, 2020, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Thurs & Friday, Jan 7 & 8th, 2021, ONLINE, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 11, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Madison, Wisconsin

Saturday, April 10, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Thurs & Friday, April 21 & 22nd, 2021, ONLINE, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Wed & Thurs, August 18 & 19th, 2021, ONLINE, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Saturday, October 16, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Madison, Wisconsin

Details: The cost is $120 which includes tuition and 80 pages of materials.

Click here for more information about DONA’s childbirth education requirement (pdf).

Click here for information on the specific topics and other details.

Usually, there is no class size limit for Intro Classes.  We’re able to spread out comfortably and still meet safety guidelines.

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Online! January 2021 Workshop for Nurses, Physicians, Nursing and Medical Students

This training is for people who intend to use skills as nurses and physicians.  A few seats are available for non-medical people. For details on curriculum, please visit this page. Prerequisites are the same as other workshops.

This training offers 18 Nursing Continuing Education Hours. Amy Gilliland is an approved provider by the State of California Board of Nursing, #16959.

(FREE for HCP and students!) Intro to Childbirth:  Thurs & Friday, Jan 7 & 8th, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Doula Training:  Friday, Saturday and Sunday, January 15-17, 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Tuition: Nurse and physician rate is $525, with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by December 18th AND a FREE Introduction to Childbirth course (a $120 value)!

Nursing and medical student tuition is $425.00 with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by December 18th AND a FREE Introduction to Childbirth course (a $120 value)!

The Intro to CB for Professionals course examines current birth practices by understanding they are based on our cultural values and beliefs and NOT on the best scientific evidence to treat pregnant bodies.  You’ll also see at least ten births during the course; including sexually pleasurable ones.  Your peers highly recommend this class!  

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Online! Weekly Classes - January - March 2021

Birth Doula Training

Work weekends? Have religious observances you don’t want to miss? In a Southeast Asian time zone? Like to learn at a slower pace?

THIS is the training for  you!

Date: Wednesday Evenings January 13 to March 10th, 5:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. CST

Tuition: $650.00, an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by December 23rd, 2020.

Once you have registered, go to the Already Registered tab at the top of this page to begin preparation for the workshop!

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Madison, Wisconsin March 2021 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Professionals

Date: Thursday March 11, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. 

Anyone may take this course even if you are not taking the doula training workshop.

Tuition: The cost is $120 for people taking only this course. It is included in the price of the Birth Doula Workshop.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, March 12-14th, 8:30 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.

Location (Both): Clarion Suites Hotel, Madison, Wisconsin

Tuition: $525.00, with a $25.00 early discount by February 19th. If you sign up early for both the doula workshop AND the Intro to Childbirth class, your package price is only $600!**

Once you have registered, go to the Already Registered tab at the top of this page to begin preparation for the workshop!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin April 2021 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date: Saturday, April 10, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Anyone may take this course even if you are not taking the doula training workshop.

Tuition: The cost is $120, but there is a $20 discount if you also sign up for the birth doula training (see below) by March 26, 2021.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: April 16-18th, 2021, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8:30 a.m. -5:45 p.m.

Location (Both): Brookfield, Wisconsin

Tuition: $525.00, with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by March 26, 2021. If you sign up early for both the doula workshop AND the Intro to Childbirth class, your package price is only $600!**

Once you have registered, go to the Already Registered tab at the top of this page to begin preparation for the workshop!

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Online! April 2021

Birth Doula Training – Live! ONLINE

Work weekends? Have religious observances you don’t want to miss?

THIS is the training for  you!

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Professionals

Date: Wednesday and Thursday, April 21 & 22nd, 2021, 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. CST

Anyone may take this course even if you are not taking the doula training workshop.

Tuition: The cost is $120, but there is a $20 discount if you also sign up for the birth doula training (see below) by April 1, 2021.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: April 26-29th, 2021,Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m. CST

Tuition: $550.00, with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by April 1, 2021. If you sign up early for both the doula workshop AND the Intro to Childbirth class, your package price is only $625!**

Once you have registered, go to the Already Registered tab at the top of this page to begin preparation for the workshop!

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Online! August 2021 Workshop for Nurses, Physicians, Nursing and Medical Students

This training is for people who intend to use skills as nurses and physicians.  A few seats are available for non-medical people. For details on curriculum, please visit this page. Prerequisites are the same as other workshops.

This training offers 18 Nursing Continuing Education Hours. Amy Gilliland is an approved provider by the State of California Board of Nursing, #16959.

(FREE for HCP and students!) Intro to Childbirth:  Wednesday & Thurs August 18 & 19th, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. CST

Doula Training:  Friday, Saturday and Sunday August 20-23rd, 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. CST

Tuition: Nurse and physician rate is $525, with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by July 28th AND a FREE Introduction to Childbirth course (a $120 value)!

Nursing and medical student tuition is $425.00 with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by July 28tht AND a FREE Introduction to Childbirth course (a $120 value)!

The Intro to CB for Professionals course examines current birth practices by understanding they are based on our cultural values and beliefs and NOT on the best scientific evidence to treat pregnant bodies.  You’ll also see at least ten births during the course; including sexually pleasurable ones.  Your peers highly recommend this class!  

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The workshop prepared me so much more than I ever thought possible and ever would have learned otherwise - not only in technical skills, but in my faith in birth, life, myself and others.