Carla Stange is a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and a Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) and has delivered over 1000 babies in her 20-year career as a midwife. (more)
Marilyn Lemos has a BA in Psychology and is a certified Childbirth Educator and Birth Assistant. (more)
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Mendocino Midwifery Intuitive Doula Training
A "doula" is a person who provides continuous one-to-one support to women during labor and delivery. A doula is to understand the course of normal birth and to provide emotional and physical support to the mother and her family.
Carla Stange and Marilyn Lemos have developed an on-line doula training course which will include a hands-on training period in Mendocino.
OUR MISSION is to honor the birthing rights of all women.
OUR GOALS are to:
Doula Training and Certification Overview
The course is divided into four Modules of Study. Each Module includes required reading and writing assignments as well as detailed activities of study. Optional reading assignments are suggested.
A sample of required activities are:
Students may take up to 18 months to complete the course for certification.
Previous experience will be considered on an individual basis.
The course fee is $425, and includes modules, 2 required textbooks, and personal guidance throughout the coursework.
Opportunity for hands-on experience are available. Workshops and further training will become available.