Are you considering becoming a doula? It is an exciting opportunity. Ask our doulas about their journeys. Each has had a different path and can tell you about the bliss and challenges as well as the reasons why they love their work.
Two of our members, Angie Evans and Karen Herriot, offer doula training in Regina through Birth Ways International (BWI), a Canadian based organization. They also travel in Saskatchewan and throughout Canada to teach. You can contact them directly for more information on upcoming classes and workshops. BWI Birth Doula Training is an in-person, hands-on workshop. Other BWI classes are available in person or via internet/distance.
CAPPA and DONA are American based, international organizations that offer in-person, hands-on training workshops in some Canadian cities and throughout America. They also offer distance training. Find upcoming dates and locations online.
Lisa Kusch in Saskatoon teaches in-person birth doula workshops through Wise Woman Way of Birth.
You can visit the websites for the organizations below to learn more about what they have to offer.
Doulas who receive distance training or are trained through other organizations are welcome to apply. The Doulas of Regina Board of Directors will review their application and conduct an interview to assess if they meet our membership requirements and standards of practise.