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Postpartum Doula Training – Des Moines, IA (Katie Nyberg)



October 30 @ 8:30 am CDT - 5:30 pm CDT
October 31 @ 8:30 am CDT - 5:30 pm CDT



Katie Nyberg, CLD, CPD, CNPE


Des Moines, IA
Des Moines, IA United States
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CAPPA Certified Postpartum Doula: CPD

 Want to be inspired and empowered to begin or enhance your perinatal career? Train with the Childbirth and Postpartum Professionals Association, an international certification organization for Doulas, Childbirth Educators, and Lactation Educators.  CAPPA trainings are designed to educate and equip the contemporary perinatal professional for a successful career in a fun, supportive, and collaborative environment.  Trainings are evidence based and comprehensive, and are designed to appeal to all learning styles.  Students will enjoy engaging and interactive instruction, with practical and real-world scenarios.  CAPPA instructors have in-depth knowledge and follow standardized curriculums to ensure the highest quality training and most comprehensive perinatal education for CAPPA Certification programs.  As one of the first and most comprehensive perinatal organizations in the world, CAPPA is respected for its longevity, stability, and its commitment to excellence in both education and unsurpassed student and member support. 


The CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training

Ready to become proficient when offering professional postpartum support? Take the first step towards becoming a Certified Postpartum Doula with CAPPA.  This eighteen hour workshop meets the first requirement of your CPD program and prepares you to work through the steps for certification. This course is designed to provide a foundational skill base, knowledge, and perspectives on professional postpartum support for perinatal professionals, as well as providing training for those seeking certification as certified postpartum doulas with CAPPA.


Offering 18 CAPPA Contact Hours. Nursing contact hours potentially available on request.


The CAPPA Postpartum Doula Training Class includes the CAPPA Postpartum Doula Manual, and covers the following topics:


·                 CAPPA certification and policies

·                 Practical application of Scope of Practice, ethics, and integrity

·                 Listening and Communication Skills

·                 The Postpartum Doula as Educator

·                 Emotional and Physical Support of the Postpartum Mom

·                 Postpartum Mood Disorders

·                 Baby care techniques

·                 Calming and soothing techniques

·                 SIDS and Safe Sleep

·                 Infant Feeding-Choices and Support

·                 The New Baby and the Family

·                 Home Organization

·                 Skills for Special Circumstances

·                 Grief/Loss Support

·                 Business development, marketing, and networking to create a successful career

·                 And much more!


Faculty: This training is taught by Katie Nyberg, CLD, CPD, CLE, CNPE. Katie is the CAPPA Senior Program Advisor for the Labor Doula Program and also contributes to the Postpartum Doula Training program as well. Katie has been a certified labor and postpartum doula since 2010. She has served hundreds of mothers, partners, and babies through her work as a postpartum & labor doula, as well as teaching classes to the community and health care professionals. Katie is a state-licensed educator whose trainings are full of interactive activities and discussions!


Register Here: http://www.theiowababylady.com/postpartum-doula-trainings


Cost: $590; If you are registering less than 3 weeks prior to training, there will be a $50 late fee added.

Training Dates and Times:
October 30-31, 2024 8:30am CST 5:30pm CST

Refund Policy:
If CAPPA Faculty cancels the workshop, the entire fee will be refunded.
All other cancellations will be charged a $50.00 processing fee.
If the cancellation is made within three weeks of the workshop, no refund will be given.
Cancellations prior to training have the option of having payment applied to a training workshop given by the same CAPPA Faculty within 12 months. (Noshows are not eligible for registration transfer.) Only ONE transfer of registration is permitted. If applicant does not attend a workshop within 12 months, all fees are forfeited. A $50 transfer fee will be due upon registration of new training.
I understand I should not make non-refundable travel arrangements unless I have received confirmation from CAPPA Faculty that the training is confirmed.
In the event of hazardous weather, “act of God”, or any other travel issues making it impossible for CAPPA Faculty to hold the workshop, a makeup option will be made available.
CAPPA Faculty is not responsible for any travel expenses students may incur.

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