Learn how to help prevent and heal emotional birth trauma in this seven-week distance course (online lessons, forums, and weekly conference calls), led by Pam England and Virginia Bobro. The day/time listed for each session is the mandatory class time, in Pacific (California) time.Do not sign up for the course if you cannot commit to that day/time. Weekly calls are approx. 75 minutes. While calls are recorded for students' future reference, attending calls is a requirement of the course. Check the time in your time-zone.
Session #13(Any birth professionals)Sept 5 to Oct 24: Thursdays at 9 am--FULL-please contact the office to be placed on the wait list Session #14(Mentor-only) Oct 22 to Dec 10: Tuesdays at 1 pm
Cancellation policy: a $50 admin fee will be assessed for those cancelling more than 48 hours prior to the start of the course. No credits or refunds will be given with less than 48 hours' notice of cancellation.
A 30-minute private BirthStoryphone session with Pam England or Virginia Bobro ($75 value).
Eight 75-minute classes (live conference calls).
Detailed hand-outs, lessons, and readings.
Individual skills assessment, feedback, and support from Pam and/or Virginia.
Group email support throughout the seven weeks.
Hear Pam England and Virginia Bobro demonstrate and model birthstory listening, solution-focused dialog, and the healing process.
Mentors may choose to enroll in any session; and receive 10% discount; use your discount code when paying. Anyone who is not enrolled in the BFW programs MUST take a "Any Professionals" session. Enrollment is by application. Once you register and pay, you will receive an application form by email. We reserve the right to deny any applicant. If you are not accepted, you will be notified within 2 weeks of the start of the course and receive a full refund. Approved for 18 contact hours through the CA Board of RN, provider #12800.
Private Session with Pam England (60 minutes) $110.00
If you loved "BIRTHING FROMWITHIN," you will love having a private session with Pam England. Pam now offers private 60 or 90 minute sessions in person or on the phone, to mothers, fathers, Mentors and other birth professionals. You can use your time for anything you have on your mind, but here are suggestions: • Birth Story Healing: finding new meaning after a difficult birth • Practicing Mentoring Skills • A Private Childbirth Class
If you would like to schedule a private session, please pay online here. We will be in touch with you shortly about scheduling your appointment with Pam.
Private Session with Virginia Bobro (60 minutes) $90.00
Virginia Bobro is a Certified Birthing From Within Mentor, Doula, Advisor and Senior Workshop Facilitator. She is also an IBCLC (Lactation Consultant). Virginia now offers private 60 or 90 minute sessions in person (Santa Barbara) or on the phone for mothers, fathers, Mentors and other birth professionals. You can use your time for anything you have on your mind, but here are suggestions:
• Birth Story Healing: finding new meaning after a difficult birth• Practicing Mentoring Skills• Private Childbirth or Breastfeeding Class• Breastfeeding SupportIf you would like to schedule a private session, please pay online here. We will be in touch with you shortly about scheduling your appointment with Virginia. If there is an urgent breastfeeding need, please call Virginia directly: 805729667060 min= $90; 90 min= $125 Add To Cart
Private Session with Virginia Bobro (90 minutes) $125.00
This is for a private 90-minute session with Virginia Bobro. Please see "60 minute session" description above.
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Using Birth Art for Childbirth Preparation and Healing: Distance Course $149.00
Birthing From Within's unique Birth Art ProcessTM has been helping women for over 25 years. This fantastic and popular online distance course is designed by Pam England and Virginia Bobro for people who work with pregnant women and their partners. Through weekly readings, lessons, assignments, and live conference calls, you will experience the Birth Art Process yourself AND learn the nuts-and-bolts of teaching from birth art in both private sessions and group classes. Virginia Bobro, co-owner, managing director, and senior facilitator of Birthing From Within, will be your teacher. Read all about this unique course HERE.
Times/days listed are the time of the required weekly class (by conference call) in Pacific time. Please check your local time HERE.Upcoming 2013 sessions:- June 25 to July 30 (Public five-week course) Tuesdays at 3 pm (Pacific) -- FULL-Please contact the office to be put on the wait list
This course is open to anyone with an interest in learning our Birth Art Process; just sign up for a five-week session. BFW Mentors and Doulas may take a regular five-week session, or a four-week session specially tailored for them (Remember to use your discount code to get 10% off!)
Each session includes lessons, weekly assignments (including making art and leading art sessions with parents), interactive forums and live conference calls with Virginia Bobro.
16 contact hours available through CA Board of Registered Nursing, provider #12800. Certificates are issued to everyone who satisfactorily completes all assignments.
Past sessions have sold out months in advance, so register early! Enrollment is limited to ensure personal attention. When you register, please indicate WHICH session you want.
Prior to 48 hours of course start, we will refund or credit your fee, with a $50 admin deduction. Less than 48 hours before start of course, the fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.Add To Cart