12. Career Pathways for Childbirth Educators

Objectives: List available avenues to success in the childbirth profession Create a plan to achieve a thriving career Study Called to the Childbirth Profession: Opportunities for Doulas, Birth Educators, and You by Donyale Abe A. The Childbirth Profession Career descriptor Who are childbirth professionals Roles of childbirth professionals The work of childbirth professionals B. Career … Read more12. Career Pathways for Childbirth Educators

9. Breastfeeding

Use this outline to guide your study and reading. You should know the concepts outlined.  Tip: Write down or type up your understanding of everything outlined for your own records. Objectives: Understand breast anatomy and how the body makes breast milk List breastfeeding challenges and strategies to manage them Specify benefits of exclusive breastfeeding first … Read more9. Breastfeeding

8. Childbirth Medications and Interventions

Use this outline to guide your study and reading. You should know the concepts outlined.  Tip: Write down or type up your understanding of everything outlined for your own records. Objectives: Explain options for labor pain management Understand the benefits and risks of labor interventions Analyze the most common reasons for cesarean births Study Book … Read more8. Childbirth Medications and Interventions

7. Complications in Childbirth

Use this outline to guide your study and reading. You should know the concepts outlined.  Tip: Write down or type up your understanding of everything outlined for your own records. Objectives: Understand ways to reduce risk of serious complications Describe diagnostic prenatal tests and their benefits List ways to resolve labor complications through non medical … Read more7. Complications in Childbirth

2. Teaching Strategies for Childbirth Classes

Use this outline to guide your study and reading. You should know the concepts outlined.  Tip: Write down or type up your understanding of everything outlined for your own records. Objectives: Explore personal childbirth philosophy Understand effective methods to teach childbirth classes Develop teaching plan for pregnancy and birth topics Study: Book – The Educator’s … Read more2. Teaching Strategies for Childbirth Classes

Free Childbirth Educator Online Training Study Modules

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Anyone seeking to become a childbirth educator can start now using the free Childbirth Professionals International study modules. Take childbirth educator workshop to gain practical skills to teach fun inspiring birthing classes. Meet our expert trainers and gain their personal insights to build an amazing career. Optional complete certification program. Instructions – before you start … Read moreFree Childbirth Educator Online Training Study Modules

Childbirth Education Teaching Ideas

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Whether you are a new or an experienced childbirth educator we all need strategies to effectively teach and reach the childbearing families we serve. When I first began teaching years ago I stumbled upon these materials by Janelle Durham and they were a big help to me in developing my class formats, especially an all … Read moreChildbirth Education Teaching Ideas