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Birth Doula Training

DONA Approved Birth Doula Training and Childbirth Education with Nikia Lawson

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Birth Doula Training with Nikia Lawson. This training is the first step in becoming a Certified Professional Birth Doula through DONA International, with the ultimate goal of supporting women before, during and after childbirth.

Nikia teaches the required trainings, classes and workshops, and they are approved by DONA International to be used for certification. Trainees will receive the following:

  • Certificates of Attendance/Completion

  • Confidence as a Doula with dona/DONA International Certification preparation

  • Best practices that will enhance your business

  • Client intake, documentation, evaluation and retention practices

  • Labor support techniques and comfort measures

  • Postpartum care and recovery considerations


Prior to Birth Doula Training, it is strongly advised that participants attend the "Intro to Childbirth" class. This is a free, virtual Community Childbirth Education 4-class series that meets monthly in the first week of the month on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30PM to 9PM Central Time (CT).

After you register, we'll send you the details for signing up for the free CBE classes.

Please Note: A non-refundable deposit of $ 250 is required at registration, with the remaining balance due on April 30th, 2022.

Payment plans are also available; for more information, please contact

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