Are you concerned that not having your own birth or parenting experience will impact your ability to properly support clients? Do you want to learn how to capitalize on the advantages of being a childless or childfree doula? If your answer is “YES!” then this lesson is for you!
Learning Objective: To deepen the understanding of circumstances surrounding personal fertility, and to build confidence in the advantages of providing doula support without a personal birthing experience.
Lesson 1: Childfree vs. Childless: What’s the Difference
This lesson will help you understand and identify the different types of childfree or childless people and what
these terms typically mean. We will also identify the self-imposed obstacles that being childless or childfree many doulas may experience.
Lesson 2: The Fears, The Concerns, The Questions
This lesson will dive into the fears and concerns surrounding supporting clients when you have no birth experience of your own.
Lesson 3: Reality Check & Your Advantage
This lesson will help you to explore the realities and advantages of birth work as it relates to a lifestyle without children.