Health Practitioner Workshops

One day training for health practitioners that work with pre and postnatal women.


$295 Person

$235 Student

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In today's society, Victoria's Birth Statistics point towards incredible levels of intervention and one of the highest Caesarean rates in the world.

How can you help women be better informed about their choices?

How can you offer greater support to woman postnataly who have experienced a traumatic birth?

How can you help change birth practices to focus on wellness for both mother and baby through pregnancy, birth and beyond?

We are offering a specialised one-day workshop that is designed to inform and educate health practitioners on the current status of birth. We also welcome any people that offer services at births ( Photographers, acupuncturists )

This workshop is designed for Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Chinese Medicine Practitioners, Massage Therapists, Myotherapists, Reflexologists, Counsellors.

What past practitioners have to say:

The practitioner workshops are fantastic. Lael has a wealth of information to share from her many years of experience and she does a wonderful job presenting it in a clear and informative way. There were many things I learnt from the workshop that hadn’t come across in my training nor in the years that I have been treating. I would certainly recommend this workshop to anyone who sees pregnant women and babies in their own practice.

Dr.Faye Kendall - Osteopath

About Birth's practitioner workshop was invaluable. The information that I gained from the day allowed me to confidently communicate with my patients about the birthing process and sedate any fears they may have. It was great to get the 'facts' as opposed to the 'myths' which can be associated with pregnancy and birth.

Dr.Ashley Gordon - Chinese Medical Practitioner

You will learn
  • The benefits of Natural Birth for Mother and baby
  • Current Australian statistics of interventions
  • The psychology behind how women approach birth
  • The impact of Drugs in Labour
  • How best to support and inform your clients
  • Emotional and psychological impact of birth
  • Seeding the Microbe and the impact of Epigenetics
  • Supporting mothers and babies who have experienced trauma
  • Post natal Care for Mother and Baby


Calmbirth® is the pioneer in quality and evidence-based Childbirth Education in Australia.



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A Birth Attendant or Doula is a woman trained and experienced in birthing. She provides emotional, physical and educational support to woman, their partners and families through pregnancy, labour and birth.