I have been involved with the birthing community for over 30 years. In addition to working as a labor and delivery registered nurse I also received the following training and certification.
· International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA) – Initial certification as a childbirth educator (1996).
· Doulas of North America (DONA) – Initial certification as a Labor Doula, (1996) Certified Labor Doula Trainer (1998).
· Childbirth and Postpartum Professionals Association (CAPPA) – Certification as a Labor Doula, Initial certification as a Postpartum Doula and certification as a Childbirth Educator. (2001), Certified Labor and Postpartum Doula and Certified Childbirth Educator Faculty (2001).
I have trained several hundred women over the ten years of running my businesses and provided childbirth education and doula services to approximately 120 women. I have a passion for teaching and for helping new families get the best start on life that they possibly can, and for helping other women to find their niche in the birthing world. Enroll now to learn and grow in the awareness of evidence-based care and how to provide education and support to birthing women everywhere.