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Postpartum Doula Training -Albuquerque , NM (Abby Bordner)



Start: April 18 @ 8:30 am MST - 5:30 pm MST
End: April 19 @ 8:30 am MST - 5:30 pm MST




Albuquerque, NM
Albuquerque, NM 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’s trainings are fun, engaging, informative and leave students with a sense of purpose in their new work. Abby has been CAPPA faculty for labor doulas and postpartum doulas for six years. She enjoys empowering her students to success in their work. Doula work is both personal and professional and Abby will give students a multi-dimensional experience so they will best assist all their clients in an open and nurturing way. “Abby was so great! I was impressed with all of her knowledge and her teaching style was very engaging. I also enjoyed meeting the other students and am feeling even more excited to begin doula work after this workshop!” Michelle, student


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Faculty Phone: (505) 919-9153

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Tuition: Early bird $450 when registered and paid by March 14th, 2020
Regular rate $475 starting March 15th, 2020
All tuition is subject to state sales tax


Details of Refund Policy: Full refund issued if cancellation is 4 weeks or more prior to training date.
Partial refund issued if cancellation is 2-4 weeks from training date.
No refunds for cancellations within 2 weeks of training.
If training is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances or low enrollment, full refunds will be issued by trainer.
If student cancels within 4 weeks of training, registration can be transferred to another training within 12 months.

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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