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Walpole, MA – 2-Day Spinning Babies® Workshop w/ Lorenza Holt – Jan 28-29, 2020

January 28, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - January 29, 2020 @ 5:00 PM

2-Day Spinning Babies® Workshop

with Lorenza Holt, MPH, BDT (DONA), BCCE, Spinning Babies® Approved Trainer

Walpole, Massachusetts, United States

This is a two day Spinning Babies®️ workshop that will cover in depth our approach in pregnancy, labor and birth. There will be ample time to practice and explore how to best work with parents to help them experience greater comfort in pregnancy, and how to work within the various labor and birth contexts for greater ease in labor. This is a great foundational workshop for those interested in taking the advanced trainings specific for Spinning Babies Parent Educators or Spinning Babies Body Aware Practitioner workshops.
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: This workshop is open to all professionals who serve people during pregnancy and birth. Specialties may include: midwives, nurses, doctors, childbirth educators, doulas, prenatal yoga instructors, chiropractors, massage therapists, fascial therapy practitioners, and community health workers.
Hosted by: Lorenza Holt, LorenzaHolt@SpinningBabies.com and Shari McBurney, shari@deepseeddoula.com
Schedule: Registration each day will be from 8:30 to 9:00 am. Please arrive no later than 8:45 am.
Continental breakfast will be provided. Lunch will be on your own. There are plenty of restaurants nearby. Street parking is available.
Each day will end at 5:00 pm.
Details: Wear comfortable clothing as we will be practicing exercises on the floor and on beds.
Bring a yoga mat, rebozo or long shawl, birthing ball and a pillow. We will have a pump to inflate the balls.
***If you own a massage table, please contact Shari McBurney, shari@deepseeddoula.com to coordinate with her.
Continuing Education: ACNM CEUs for this two day workshop have been approved and will be provided.
Scholarships: Partial Scholarships will be offered to people of color who will provide labor support services where health inequities are most prevalent. Cost to these participants will be $100 for the two day training. Applications will be considered and approved on a first come-first served basis.  Please contact Lorenza Holt, LorenzaHolt@SpinningBabies.com to apply.
Refund Policy: Refunds will be given up to two weeks before the workshop. Doulas and midwives who are called to a birth can notify LorenzaHolt@SpinningBabies.com by 7am the day of the workshop will receive a refund, less a $60 fee, or they can send a substitute participant. Contact the local host if you are sending a substitute.

About the Trainer: Lorenza Holt has a masters in public health with a concentration in maternal and child health. She is a Spinning Babies® Approved Trainer and an approved birth doula trainer with DONA International. Lorenza comes to this workshop with more than 20 years of experience as a hospital-based doula program director, childbirth educator, birth doula, and trainer in a variety of women’s health topics.

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.
Registration is now open for Spinning Babies® 2020 Confluence in Caloundra, QLD, Australia.
See SpinningBabies.com for more information on Spinning Babies®.
Interested in bringing Spinning Babies® to your city?  See the current list of Provisional and Approved Trainers on our Spinning Babies® website or request a workshop with this form.


She Breathes Balance and Wellness Studio
85 West St., 2nd Floor
Walpole, MA 02081 United States


Approved Trainer
Lorenza Holt

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