San Francisco, CA – Spinning Babies® Workshop w/ Nikki – Nov 17, 2021
November 17 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Spinning Babies® Workshop
*Registration opens to the public October 23rd.*
Where dilation stalls, rotation solves! Spinning Babies® reduces unnecessary cesareans with a paradigm-shifting approach to physiological birth. Spinning Babies® goes beyond fetal positioning with our contribution to addressing all labor progress issues. Revolutionize your practice!
After this workshop you will be able to:
- Facilitate comfort in pregnancy and ease in childbirth for your clients
- Improve fetal position with techniques for uterine ligaments and pelvic muscles
- Identify when to take action to avoid a long labors or cesareans
- Use fresh solutions for long and/or posterior labor, labor dystocia and labor pain
- Resolve labor stalls with Spinning Babies® Three Levels Solutions℠
- And much, much more!
Spinning Babies® offers the world’s first complete system of matching birth positions and labor progress techniques to “Where’s Baby?” in the pelvis. Find out how you can change the effective size of the pelvis.
Who may attend: We welcome all professionals who serve people in their pregnancy and birth. Ideal for: midwives, nurses, nurse practitioners, doulas and childbirth educators. Also attended by obstetricians, family medicine doctors, prenatal yoga instructors, chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists, perinatal case managers, and community health workers. It is recommended for people new to Spinning Babies®️, as well as those practiced in it for years.
Continuing Education: This workshop has been approved for 8 contact hours.
Maternity House Publishing dba Spinning Babies®️ is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
American College of Nurse Midwifery has awarded this course with 8 CEs. This document provides verifying evidence of Continuing Professional Development hours in midwifery antepartum and intrapartum nursing.
Hosted by: Meghan Duck, Meghan.Duck@ucsf.edu
Details: We are organizing this class with social distancing and hygiene in mind. Participants are expected to wear masks and maintain hygiene standards throughout the workshop.
Snacks, coffee, and tea will be provided. We will take a 60-minute lunch break. Bring a lunch or go out with new friends.
Please contact us if you are able to supply a massage table for the workshop.
Cancellation Policy: If you will miss this workshop due to attending a birth, you must notify the organizer before the workshop begins. Refunds will not be granted without prior notification. We are unable to refund Eventbrite fees in the case of cancellation. If you need to cancel for other reasons, please contact the organizer through Eventbrite.
Participants are responsible for their own travel, accommodations, and related expenses and Spinning Babies® is unable to refund these expenses.
About the Trainer: Nikki Zerfas is an experienced Labor & Delivery nurse. Nikki is originally from South Dakota, but after a decade living in France she returned to the US to become a nurse and found her passion of working with patients at all points in their perinatal journeys. She is especially interested in supporting physiological birth in complex medical situations. She continues to work as a bedside nurse at a teaching hospital and enjoys bringing birth workers of all disciplines together in the goal of improving the care and outcomes of new families.
Advanced Offerings: The Spinning Babies® Workshop is required before taking any further trainings, such as Spinning Babies® Certified Parent Educator Training or Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Workshop.
See SpinningBabies.com for more information on Spinning Babies®.