Labor and Postpartum Doula Trainings Coming to Virginia!

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Passionate about helping new mothers?  Love birth and empowering women, but don't know where to start?  Have you ever thought about becoming a doula?

Doulas of Fredericksburg is proud to announce that we are hosting ProDoula's Labor and Postpartum Doula Trainings at the end of May in Fredericksburg, Virginia!

The Postpartum Training comes first on Friday, May 29th.  It's a 9am-6pm training and includes all the basics for helping families transition to life with the new baby, as well as how to set up your doula business.  Postpartum work is a great opportunity for people with a passion to help new (or newly expanded families) and for people looking to set their own hours in their business.

Labor Doula Training is a two-day training on Sat May 30th and Sun. May 31st.  Classes will include the essentials of supporting your clients through late pregnancy, labor, birth and the early postpartum period.  Working as a labor doula is an amazing way to support and empower women through one of life's biggest transitions!

The trainings are not limited to our agency, but are open to anyone is committed to becoming a doula. There will be contract opportunities for the right individuals after the trainings.

Contact us today at or call 540-300-1102 for more information!

Victoria McCollum

Victoria McCollum is a birth and postpartum doula and owner of Doulas of Fredericksburg, in Fredericksburg, Virgina. She resides there with her husband and three precocious sons.