Advanced Doula Skills – Acupressure and Rebozo for Labor Okinawa Japan


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Expand your labor support skills by learning rebozo and acupressure skills in this workshop.

In the Rebozo part of the workshop, we will discuss techniques for pregnancy, relaxation, back pain, positioning, second stage and postpartum. All techniques will be demonstrated and practiced together. In addition, we will examine the history of the rebozo, including a history of birth practices and how they have contributed to our modern birth culture.

During the Acupressure portion, we will look at how acupressure works and demonstrate and practice acupressure skills for labor progression, comfort, and pushing.

This fun and educational workshop is taught by Laura Doula Nance. Laura is a Certified Labor Doula, Postpartum Doula, Childbirth Educator, Lactation Educator, Pregnancy Fitness Educator and Certified New Parent Educator, as well the Senior Advisor of CAPPA Postpartum programs and a CAPPA Faculty member. She has been teaching rebozo techniques to birth workers since 2005, and acupressure since 2010, and has a passion for equipping birth professionals to excel in their fields.

This class will take place March 17 from 8:00 – 2:00
Cost: 125.00 with a 25.00 late fee added to all registrations after March 1.
There is a full color book with all of the rebozo techniques available for an additional 25.00.

There will be some Rebozos available for purchase for 85.00.