Manual Medicine for Midwives (and other birth professionals)
Wake up your healer hands! Manual Medicine for Midwives will revolutionize your birth work with over 50 hands-on techniques to improve your clients experience, birth outcome, and healing journey (and make the wise healer woman within you beam with confidence and fulfillment).
This course is for midwives, nurses, doctors, doulas, acupuncturists, massage therapists, prenatal yoga instructors, and any other birth professionals who wish to better support women through the childbearing year.
Two full days of study & hands-on practice.
+ Optional 1:1 coaching or opportunity to receive the work with Kate
⫸ Introduction to Manual Medicine
⫸ Anatomy 2.0
⫸ Prenatal Care
⫸ Birth Support
⫸ Postpartum Care I
⫸ Postpartum Care II
To supplement course instruction, you will receive a fully illustrated, comprehensive study guide on the first day of course.
October 21 & 22, 2023 from 10am-5pm
+ $50 off in-person sessions (up to 3 sessions) to receive and/or 1:1 coaching
Some of the topics we will explore:
⫸ Manual treatment of hip and pelvic pain
⫸ Pelvic balancing
⫸ Round ligament release
⫸ “Paving the way” for Birth (Internal unwinding and perineal release)
⫸ Positions and manual techniques to make room for baby, ease pain, and precipitate birth
⫸ Assess and Treat Prolapse (specifically cystocele & rectocele)
⫸ Scar Remediation
⫸ Bringing the womb home
⫸ Diastasis Recti Evaluation & Remediation
⫸ Assessing strength with manual biofeedback
⫸ Restoring functional movement to the pelvic bowl & core
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