CAPPA (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association) is an international certification organization for Doulas, Childbirth Educators, and Lactation Educators.
Since our foundation in 1998, we have certified thousands of perinatal professionals.
As one of the first and most comprehensive perinatal organizations in the world, CAPPA is respected for its longevity and its commitment to excellence in both education and unsurpassed student and member support.
Choosing an organization for your education is an important decision. CAPPA offers the stability that you can be confident in as you invest in your education and career.
Latest from the CAPPA Blog
Prenatal Psychological Support Can Positively Impact Baby’s Emotional Well-being
Prenatal mental health can significantly affect the unborn child and its future development. According to research, women experiencing depression or […]Continue reading...
Labor Induction: Could it have any psychological effects on the baby?
Labor induction is such a common maternal care practice that it is almost considered to be a normal way of […]Continue reading...
Videos for Members to Share with Clients!
CAPPA faculty and owner of Chicago Family Doulas, Annamarie Rodney has created materials for doulas and educators who are just […]Continue reading...