Thread: Doulas X post
View Single Post
Old 03-15-2013, 01:04 PM   #2
birdinhand's Avatar
Registered Users
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 529
Re: Doulas X post

The thing about the DONA process is, you can take small steps to get it done. Just for motivation, I would highly recommend you try and make arrangements to get to a training first, if you can. I love DONA as an organization and have been a DONA doula since 2004.

If you can't get to a training, then yes, do whatever you can. But I think the breastfeeding requirement can't be done until after the training to count? But I am not sure as that was not a requirement when went through the process.
Mama of 4 boys ages 13, 11, 7, and homebirth baby born 4-6-13
"No more sacred word exists in secular or holy writ than that of mother." Ezra Taft Benson
doula, childbirth educator, breastfeeding counselor
birdinhand is offline   Reply With Quote