This is an online course - you do not have to be in our area to participate! This course can be taken from anywhere you have an internet connection.

Emergency Birth & Doula Skills Course

In response to the global pandemic, The Human Path has transformed our Emergency Childbirth & Doula Skills Hands-on Workshops into an interactive remote format.

The 16-hour Emergency Childbirth class and 8-hour Doula Skills training will include downloadable video modules that step participants through skills for facilitating a safe and respectful birth, even in remote and post-disaster settings. Each section will have progress quizzes and a hands-on skills exercise and assessment. Students can choose from scheduled times to show mastery of skills in a private session with an instructor.

16-hour Emergency Childbirth class subjects include:

– Why Mothers die (Maternal Mortality)

– Delays in Care during Emergency/Disaster scenarios

– Blood Pressure, Pulse/Heart Rate, Temperature

– Urinalysis

– Care during Eclamptic Convulsion

– Emergency Antepartum Scenarios

– Leopold’s Maneuver and Fetal Heart tones

– Obstructed Labor

– Normal Birth in Emergency Situations

– Cord cutting

– Placental expulsion

– Shoulder Dystocia

– Management of Breech Birth

– Vacuum Assisted Delivery

– Hemorrhage/Shock

– Why Babies die. Causes of Neonatal Deaths

– Helping Babies Breathe

– Relactation & Supplemental Nursing Systems

– Postpartum Scenarios

8-hour Doula Skills class subjects include:

– Breathing Techniques

– Visualizations

– Journaling & Coloring Exercises

– Power of Music

– Affirmations

– Antepartum Scenarios

– Prenatal Exercise

– Relaxation Techniques

– Pain Strategies

– Labor Scenarios

– Acupressure in Labor

– Massage

– Repositioning Baby

– Breech in Antepartum

– Management of OP, Back Labor and Stalled Labor

– Herbal Tinctures in Labor

– Labor Positions

– Rebozo

– Birth Ball & Peanut Ball

– Water Birth

– Postpartum Herbal Support

– Birth Scenarios

– Bengkung Wrap

– Newborn Care

Equipment needed

Blood Pressure Cuff, Stethescope, Thermometer, Rebozo or Fabric, doll, human model for demonstration, computer with video recording capacity, internet connection.

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