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NATIONAL BLACK DOULAS ASSOCIATION - INSTRUCTOR TRAINING COURSE

Welcome to the NBDA  Instructor's training course.  This is a 6-week, online, interactive training for those who are interested in being a Doula Trainer for the National Black Doulas Association. Every Wednesday for 2 hours each. 



Basic Requirements:

  • 1-Year minimum membership with the NBDA.
  • 5-Year minimum in the field as a Doula
  • Must agree and adhere to the NBDA  Code of Ethics for Instructors
  • Agree to complete a NBDA non-disclosure for  upon receiving curriculum   



Training will cover: 


Week 1:

Granny Midwives & Western Modern Day Medicine & Birth

Her'Story of the Ancient Healer

Techniques of the Ancestors

Root Woman Work


Week 2:

Healing from the Earth

Development of Intuition

The Doula Approach, Philosophy & Style


Week 3:
Birth  Physiology & Techniques

Birth Terminology & Procedures

Comfort Measures 


Week 4:

LGBTQIA & Birth
Prenatal & Postpartum Nutrition
Sex in Relation to Our Bodies, Birth & Beyond (Tantra Methods)


Week 5:

Postpartum Doula & the significance

Ancestral Healing Techniques

Herbs for Postpartum Health & Wellness

Birth Effects on Postpartum Recovery - Postpartum Physiology

How to support the Partner in Postpartum

Postpartum Nutrition - Healing Foods


Week 6:

What is Postpartum Depression?

How to identify Postpartum Depression - Signs & Symptoms  & Racial Differences & Depression

Sex & the New Woman - Body Acceptance & Rediscovery

Structuring you NBDA Doula Training Business 

NBDA Trainer Code of Ethics

DATES:

JUNE  24th   - July 29th 

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