Birthing From Within (Gathering Place, 9am-6pm)

Sat, May 20, 2017
9:00am - 6:00pm
Alma Education and Movement Space1233 SE Stark St.Portland,

For newbies and seasoned professionals: this three-day workshop in the Portland area offers you innovative and compassionate ways to help parents deeply and dynamically prepare for birth & parenting. Workshop is facilitated by Virginia Bobro.
Our three-day workshop is an introduction to the philosophy of Birthing From Within and is designed for mothers, midwives, doulas, nurses, therapists, childbirth educators, breastfeeding counselors, and yoga teachers who want to empower parents to experience a “birth from within.” 
You will learn creative ways to: Validate, Motivate, Educate, Initiate, and Celebrate parents! You will feel your heart and mind open to growth, exploration and many possibilities, both in your professional work and in your own personal growth and knowing.
Midwives and nurses earn 20 contact hours through CA Board of RN, provider #12800. Workshop runs from 9 am to 6 pm everyday on Friday,Saturday, and Sunday.

You will:
• Learn about the Ancient Map for Modern Birth, the archetypes of birth, and The Warrior’s Journey
• Explore Birth as a Labyrinth 
• Find new ways of understanding and preventing emotional birth trauma
• Learn deep and effective listening– a unique set of communication skills
• Renew your birth passion and inspire parents
• Help expectant parents build determination and a coping mindset.
• Motivate parents to participate in planning for birth and parenting
• Examine your own beliefs, assumptions, and experiences of birth
• Gain new hope and new skills, which you can pass on to parents
• Discover the power of Birth Art
• Go beyond what you already know
• Prepare to be challenged and enriched by our unique and cutting-edge model of birth preparation.

**We offer a 10% tuition discount to those who have taken an online course with us. Please contact our office for more info.**

LOCALS special: You may attend JUST the first day, for a “taste” of Birthing From Within. Cost is $160. Limited number of spots available.
More info:
To register:
Cost: $399 USD

Space is limited; sign up soon to save your spot.
You can pay a $200 to save your spot and pay the balance by 4/19/17.

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