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Postpartum Doula Training – El Paso, TX (Abby Bordner)



Start: May 15 @ 8:30 am MST - 5:30 pm MST
End: May 16 @ 8:30 am MST - 5:30 pm MST




El Paso, TX
El Paso, TX 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!


CAPPA Faculty: Abby Bordner has been passionate about birth work since her first pregnancy, over 20 years ago! She’s worked as a labor doula, postpartum doula, lactation educator and childbirth educator. Her whole career has been supporting families in pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and early childhood development. Her trainings are engaging, informative, and provide lots of opportunities to learn, share, grow, change, and be ready to serve families in your community.

“Abby is a generous, patient, professional quality instructor. She consistently responded to and included all student questions, sharings, maintained a comprehensive, full program packed with useful, supportive instruction.” Kris, student

“Abby was extremely informative in all aspects of the training. I enjoyed learning about the business planning and newborn care. I look forward to this journey in my life.” Nataile, student


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Tuition: $450 early bird by April 24th, 2020
$475 regular rate starting April 25th, 2020

Details of Refund Policy: Full refund available if cancelled by April 15th, 2020
Partial refund available for cancellations after April 15th, 2020
Option to transfer registration to another training date available. Please inquire.

NOTE: Each student must be in attendance during the entirety of the training provided in order to receive a certificate of attendance for this Training Class.

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