This event is being held in-person and on location in Niagara Falls, NY.  We are so excited to see everyone!

CAPPA Conference is making a return to its roots as a place for Members to gather, learn, and grow!


September 30 - October 02, 2022

All Workshop & Session Info

We offer a variety of in-person and online learning opportunities to all conference attendees!  When you register for conference, you get up to 8 sessions for FREE.  Our interactive workshops provide 2 Contact Hours each!

What's Happening at CAPPA Conference 2022

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All New Workshops!

Conference is offering four new 2-hour workshops for doulas & educators alike! Expect a lot more hands-on skills, activities, and interactions!

More Social Time!

Instead of jam-packing our weekend with non-stop lectures, our agenda will leave more room for networking among your fellow attendees!

Bonus Online Sessions for those who attend our in-person Conference!

In order to make more time for our new workshops, all attendees will get access to 6 FREE online sessions.  Play, pause, and re-watch at your leisure!  Perfect for recertification!

The Venue

The Sheraton hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Niagara Falls tourist district, steps from the brink of majestic Niagara Falls.  The Sheraton Niagara Falls is the region's inclusive hotel, offering everything needed for a perfect stay including The Reef Beach Club & Pool, At the Falls Arcade, an on-site Spa, and four restaurants.

Conference Agenda

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Schedule and details are subject to change closer to the conference date.

Wednesday, September 28

Thursday, September 29

Friday, September 30

Saturday, October 1

Sunday, October 2

Monday, October 3

Tuesday, October 4

Get Trained at CAPPA Conference!

Postpartum Doula Training

Sign up for Laura Nance's Postpartum Doula training on September 28 & 29 @ 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM.

Labor Doula Training

Sign up for Katie Nyberg's Labor Doula training on September 28 & 29 @ 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM.

New Parent Educator Training

Sign up for Laura Nance's New Parent Educator training on October 3 & 4 @ 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM.

Childbirth Educator Training

Join Teresa Maskery for a Childbirth Educator training on October 3 & 4 @ 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM.


We understand that you may have questions about the event, especially since we are doing things a little differently this year.  Please click on a question or the " + " to expand and see the answer.

Have more questions?  Contact us.

Thank You to Our Supporters & Sponsors

Conference Policies

Please help CAPPA maintain a safe, fun, and professional environment by reading and familiarizing yourself with our Conference policies before registering. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the conference, please let us know! Thank you!

There is a required $10.00 fee to register for CAPPA Members.  This fee includes a conference tote bag, name badge & lanyard, a seat at all General Sessions conducted in Niagara Falls, and early access to online sessions hosted on the CAPPA website.

Access to Conference Areas & Registration

On arrival, all attendees must check in at the CAPPA Registration Desk and receive their name badge and/or other conference material(s).  Name badges must always be worn or kept on person, as they are necessary to access certain sessions, workshops, and events.

Event Etiquette

Please silence all cell phones during the conference.

Please verify your workshop registrations upon checking in.  Swapping workshops or transferring registration with other attendees is not allowed.  See the CAPPA Registration Desk for help if the workshop of your choice is not listed on your name badge.

Children and babies are not permitted into sessions, workshops, or exhibition areas at any time.

Attendees must be present for the entire duration of the session and/or workshop in order to qualify for contact hours.

Unless prompted by the speaker, questions should be held until after the session or workshop has ended.

No video or audio recording of sessions is allowed.

Contact Hours

Attendees will receive a Contact Hour Form that will be used to keep track of completed sessions and/or workshops.  Attendees are responsible for documenting their own contact hours.

At the end of the event or upon early exit, attendees must submit the completed Contact Hour Form to the CAPPA Registration Desk for proper auditing.  A second copy will be kept by the Attendee.  It is the attendee’s responsibility to maintain and secure their own copy for at least 6 years.

Failure to submit a completed Contact Hour Form will affect the CEUs issued by CAPPA to the attendee.  If CAPPA has no record of the contact hours on file, the organization cannot honor the contact hours as issued.  CAPPA will not reissue forms.  There are no exceptions to this policy.

Additional Policies

The booths in the vendor area have been provided for your shopping pleasure only. The vendors have no commercial interest in the education content of the learning sessions.

The opinions and materials presented at the CAPPA Conference do not necessarily reflect the official views or positions of CAPPA.  For clarification on the CAPPA Approach or position, please see the CAPPA website at:

By attending this event and/or entering event areas, you irrevocably consent to be filmed, taped, televised, videotaped and/or photographed directly or by means of recording and to the use of your name, face, likeness, voice, appearance, actions, and activities by CAPPA in all media, now known and hereafter devised, including, without limitation, social media in perpetuity throughout the universe.  You release CAPPA and its employees, agents, parents, subsidiaries and affiliates from any and all liability for loss and damage to person or property, and you agree to comply with all rules and regulations of CAPPA.

The schedule may change without notice. There are no refunds for registration, sessions, workshops, conference materials/merchandise, Networking Event tickets, etc.

Physical items such as conference totes, swag items, manuals, etc. will not be shipped to attendees under any circumstance.  Attendees are responsible for claiming purchased materials or merchandise on-location at CAPPA Conference 2022.

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