CERTIFIED DOULA TRAINING COURSE FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY, APRIL 12th – 14th
Friday at Oakdene Centre, Bear River
Saturday & Sunday at Bear River & Area Health Clinic
Will be able to practice after completion of this course.
A few spots still available.
SPONSORED BY THE BEAR RIVER & AREA HEALTH CLINIC & WESTERN NOVA SCOTIA FAMILIES SUPPORTING MIDWIFERY
For More Information Contact Ros 467 – 4121
WHAT IS A DOULA ??
A Doula is a woman with a passion for birth who:
Recognizes birth as a key life experience, understands the physiology
of birth and the emotional needs of a woman in labor;
Assists a pregnant woman in preparing for and carrying out her plans
for the birth;
Stays by the side of the laboring woman throughout labor — no change in shift;
Provides emotional support, practical comfort measures, an objective
viewpoint and information to aid decision-making;
Acts as a liaison between a laboring woman, her partner and clinical
Does not replace the woman’s partner or clinical care providers.