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02 Sep 2012

    This is the week to release your inner Birth Activist!  If you didn't make it to The first Annual Birth Activist Retreat at The Farm earlier this year you can still attend some events. It is a week that is going to be filled with events focused on changing birth culture and bringing awareness […]

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26 Apr 2012

Welcome to our weekly vlog series! In this series we will be sharing 1-minute doula tips to inspire, educate and innovate. Be sure to check it out every thursday. Its a great way to stay fresh in your doula business and a fun way to get to know us at DTI a little better. Here […]

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19 Apr 2012

Welcome to our weekly vlog series! In this series we will be sharing 1-minute doula tips to inspire, educate and innovate. Be sure to check it out every thursday. Its a great way to stay fresh in your doula business and a fun way to get to know us at DTI a little better. Here […]

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12 Mar 2012

Some of us offer a lot of handouts and resources to our clients.  We can offer them in many ways.  One way is printing out handouts for them as a visual guide that they get to keep.  You can even send them as pdf's in email to save on paper.  we even know some doulas […]

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08 Mar 2012

For the first time ever, this May, Doula Trainings International is combining a labor and postpartum training into one 5-day retreat in the San Francisco Bay Area. For those of you who want to become a doula this is the way to go! One of the most common questions we get from both doulas and […]

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05 Mar 2012

We value healthy competition within our community for growth of our best selves and of our profession.  Together we can inspire and innovate Together we can inspire and innovate!  It's true.  Without other doulas working in your community the doula profession will dwindle and disapear.  Imagine, no community of doulas supporting one another, no back ups available, not one person who "gets […]

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22 Feb 2012

If you are in business as a doula you are in sales!  Each and every interview that you meet with potential clients is a sales pitch for doulas and for yourselves.  I know that we often want to think of this meet and greet (we even call it something else) as just a meeting to […]

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20 Feb 2012

This morning I had the privilege to sit down with Gena Kirby of Progressive Parenting to kick off her new weekly TV spot called, Doula Mentor TV. Gena is awesome and I love the idea of this show! This is a show by doulas for doulas. I was great fun! We shared stories and tips for the […]

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09 Jan 2012

  We explore and stay up to date on Parenting Trends First lets explore what parenting trends are. The word Trend means: a general direction in which something is developing or changing. In the birth community we see this when parents start to demand to birth their baby differently; for example, the rise in scheduled Caesareans or the […]

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09 Sep 2011

  Doula Trainings International is excited to announce our partnership with Plumtree Baby. Plumtree Baby was created by Julie Olson and Michelle Kettleborough in an effort to provide resources and lend support to those who work as birth professionals.  These materials are truly unlike any others available.  DTI has decided to enhance our doula training […]

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