Doulaing the DoulaDONA International Birth Doula Training Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

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Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date and Location:

Saturday, October 14, 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Madison, WI

Thursday, December 7, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Madison, WI

Thursday, January 11, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Madison, WI

Thursday, February 8, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Brookfield, (Milwaukee) WI

Saturday, March 10, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Madison, WI

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Green Bay, WI

Details: The cost is $100 (Madison) or $120 (Milwaukee, Bismarck, Green Bay) which includes tuition and 80 pages of materials.  Two one-hour meal breaks are included in the twelve hour courses.

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

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

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Madison October 2017 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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

Tuition: The cost is $100.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: October 27-29, 2017, Friday 9:00-5:45; Saturday 8:30-5:45, Sunday 8:30-5:45

Location (Both):  Promega Events Center, Madison, Wisconsin

Tuition: $425.00, an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by October 6.

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 December 2017 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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

Tuition: The cost is $100.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: December 8-10, 2017, Friday 9:00-5:45; Saturday 8:30-5:45, Sunday 8:30-5:45

Location (Both):  Promega Events Center, Madison, Wisconsin

Tuition: $425.00, an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by November 16.

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 January 2018 Workshop for Nurses, 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.  Some partial scholarships are available for nursing and medical students – please email me to find out more. For details on curriculum, please visit our nursing students page. Prerequisites are the same as other workshops.

As of August 2017, five nurses have already registered for this training!  It’s going to be great.

Date: January 12-14, 2018, Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Location: Promega Events Center, Madison, Wisconsin

Tuition: $400.00*, an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by December 23.

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Milwaukee February 2018 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date: Thursday, February 8, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Anyone may take this workshop 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 September 8.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: February 9 – 11, 2017, Friday 9:00-5:45; Saturday 8:30-5:45, Sunday 8:30-5:45

Location (Both): Country Inn and Suites, Brookfield (Milwaukee), Wisconsin

Tuition: $450.00, with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by January 18. If you sign up early for both the doula workshop AND the February Intro to Childbirth class, your package price is only $525!**

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 March 2018 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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

Tuition: The cost is $100.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: March 16-18, 2018, Friday 9:00-5:45; Saturday 8:30-5:45, Sunday 8:30-5:45

Location (Both):  Promega Events Center, Madison, Wisconsin

Tuition: $425.00, an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by February 23.

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

Green Bay May-June 2018 Workshops

Introduction to Childbirth Course for Doulas

Date: Thursday, May 31, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Anyone may take this workshop 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 May 10.

Birth Doula Workshop

Date: June 1-3, 2018, Friday 9:00-5:45; Saturday 8:30-5:45, Sunday 8:30-5:45

Location (Both): Green Bay, Wisconsin   Holiday Inn Express Hotel

Tuition: $450.00, with an early registration discount of $25.00 if paid by May 10. If you sign up early for both the doula workshop AND the Intro to Childbirth class, your package price is only $525!**

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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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.