October 21-24, 2024

Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Advanced Workshop

465 Lodge Dr, Wheeling, WV 26003
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What To Expect

    • Four full days of hands on learning!
    • Lodging accommodations included!
    • Access to online course material before and after the Advanced Workshop
    • Extensive workshop manual that includes intake forms you can use within your own practice
    • Bodywork for Common Concerns of Pregnancy
    • Pelvic Level SolutionsSM for Labor
    • Head to toe fascial release work
    • Experience and practice each technique learned with one on one groups 
    • Group collaboration with attendees from across the world
    • After the Advanced Workshop, listing option available to highlight your information on the Spinning Babies® website directory and add Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner to your credentials
    • A life changing experience that brings birth workers into a new paradigm!
    • Pre-Workshop Zoom meetings! Two Zoom dates will be available for you with our Program Coordinator, Angelica Radevski. Meet other attendees, discuss travel considerations, review pre-workshop materials and any other questions you may have!  These dates will be listed in your Welcome Packet, which will be emailed to you after successfully completing the registration process. 
    • Private Facebook Group

Workshop Price

Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Advanced Workshop – Wheeling, WV

Early Bird Registration open until April 4, 2024
$2196.00 USD

Regular Registration opens on April 5, 2024 and closes on July 22, 2024.
$2496.00 USD

Can be paid in 4 monthly installments!
Simply choose “monthly payment” in the registration form.


Venue: Oglebay Park

Address: 465 Lodge Dr, Wheeling, WV 26003

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Oglebay Park is located in the northern panhandle of West Virginia, in Wheeling. Oglebay is a unique 1,700-acre, year-round resort with exceptional beauty and abundant recreational activities all in one place! Wilson Lodge is within walking distance from the cabin you will be staying in and offers: The West Spa, several dining options, an indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna, fitness center, and business center.

Oglebay Park also has 4 golf courses, eight specialty shops, a zoo, gardens, two museums, fishing, pedal boats, tennis, stables, and miles of walking trails. Don’t feel like leaving your cabin after each training day? Enjoy the beauty Oglebay has to offer all in the comfort of your own cabin! Connect with other attendees by the fireplace, enjoy nature while sitting on one of the balconies, take a stroll down one of the many trails surrounding your cabin, and much more!


Room Accommodations:

Lodging is included with your registration! Attendee rooms will be located within the West Wing of Wilson Lodge. The newly renovated two-floor West Wing features Preferred Rooms. Guests can expect upgraded amenities, refrigerators, private balconies or patios, and easy access to elevators. These rooms are available with two queen beds or one king bed. The Deck on the West Wing is perfect for relaxing or making s’mores over one of the fire pits. After successfully registering for the workshop, you will be emailed a Welcome Packet that includes further details about your accommodations, along with additional items you will need to complete.


Catered lunch will be provided for all attendees during each day of the workshop. Light refreshments and snacks will be offered throughout the day.

Complimentary to all rooms on a per night basis:

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Indoor Pool, Sauna, and Jacuzzi at Wilson Lodge 
  • 24-hour access to Wilson Lodge Fitness Center
  • 24-hour access to Wilson Lodge Business Center
  • Universal and Tesla car chargers
  • Wilson Lodge Game Room
  • Access to fitness programming in the Movement Studio at Wilson Lodge
  • Complimentary security boxes at Wilson Lodge front desk
  • ATM located in the lobby of Wilson Lodge

Check in the day before the training starts on October 20, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST.
Check out on October 24, 2024 at 8:00 AM EST.

On the last day of the training, October 24, 2024 all attendees will bring all items from their rooms to the training room. We have a locked storage area for you to place your belongings. Your items will be kept in the locked storage room until the end of the training on that day.

Spinning Babies® will complete your room reservation and will email your lodging details to you no later than September 23, 2024. 40 registration seats will be open for this event and are completed on a first come first serve basis. If you have any questions please email spbcpe@spinningbabies.com.

Nearby Airport

Pittsburgh International Airport is approximately one hour from the training location. You can click on the link above to explore the options available at this airport.

Local Transportation Options:

*Participants are responsible for their own travel, accommodations, and related expenses. Spinning Babies® is unable to refund these expenses.*


Check In: Sunday, October 20, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST.

Monday, October 21, 2024
8:45 AM Registration
9:00 AM Class starts
TBD Lunch break
6:00 PM Class ends

Tuesday, October 22, 2024
8:45 AM Sign-in
9:00 AM Class begins
TBD Lunch break
6:00 PM Class ends

Wednesday, October 23, 2024
8:45 AM Sign-in
9:00 AM Class begins
TBD Lunch break
6:00 PM Class ends

Thursday, October 24, 2023
8:45 AM Sign-in
9:00 AM Class begins
TBD Lunch break
4:00 PM Class ends

Please note that lunch times will be provided to you in your workshop manual the first day of the event. Short breaks will be taken throughout each day as well, and the instructors will review this with you on the first day of the workshop. 


Cancellation or substitution accepted under restricted conditions.

$200 USD fee for cancellations before June 4, 2024 .

$400 USD fee for cancellations before June 13, 2024

NO REFUND ON OR AFTER June 14, 2024. 

Equity Seat
We offer Equity Seats for childbirth educators of color.

Spinning Babies® works to champion access to normal physiological birth to all parents and providers to reduce disparities in outcomes among non-dominant communities. We offer full or partial Equity Seats for Indigenous Birth Workers for this workshop. Please fill out this form to be considered. You can visit this page to learn more about our Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression Commitment.

Equity Seat application deadline is April 4, 2023.


Step 1. Fill out the registration form linked in the bottom of this page.

Step 2. Receive your confirmation email that includes your Welcome Packet and Aware Practitioner agreement with Spinning Babies®.

Step 3. Once you have signed the agreement, you will receive login information for the Spinning Babies® Community Site.

Step 4. Complete the pre workshop items as outlined in your Welcome Packet.

All steps are necessary for you to attend the Aware Practitioner Workshop.

*Please note all Aware Practitioner Workshop materials are currently only available in English.

If you are interested in joining our Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Listing, please make sure you have read the pathways in our Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Workshop page before registering.

All workshop prerequisites must be met at the time of registration.

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The health and safety of everyone attending our training is our highest priority. We are taking preventative measures for all of our workshops to reduce the transmission of COVID-19, but we cannot eliminate all risks. Each participant is responsible for their health and safety within the workshop group. Our safety measures include, but are not limited to, making sure all participants are monitoring themselves before and during the event. 

Please be sure the following statements are true:

  •  I am not experiencing any symptoms of illness such as cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell.
  •  I do not believe I have been exposed to someone with a suspected and/or confirmed case of the Coronavirus/COVID-19.
  • I have been diagnosed with Coronavirus/Covid-19 and I have been cleared as non contagious by state or local public health authorities.

Click here to view the Spinning Babies® COVID-19 Event Policies

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