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2016 Independent Research

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Independent Research 2016

New Year, New You, New Classes

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

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 Let the New Year begin, with a New You and taking a host of our New Electives for Spring 2016 semester.

For full course description, dates, time and locations please click here

2016 Spring Course Electives Course Descriptions & Information

For more information please contact Yvette at:  yvette@birthwisemidwifery.edu or call 207.647.5968

Take a Class at Birthwise

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

New Classroom

Did you know you can take  classes at Birthwise Midwifery School and not be a student?  You can register for a class (s) as a non-matriculated student.  You can even get CEU’s for classes or you can take a class to see if Midwifery School is for you.

 

Take a sneak peak at our 2016 electives

  • Green Birth and Parenting
  • Childbirth Preparation Classes
  • Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)
  • Sexual Abuse and Pregnancy
  • Adoptive Breastfeeding
  • Beyond Fear & Pain
  • Sex Talk! 

Learn how you can make this happen:  yvette@birthwisemidwifery.edu or call 207.647.5968

Oral Health During Pregnancy and for Your Newborn

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

CathyJoin Cathy Kasprak, IPDH of Bridgton Dental Hygiene Care, for a discussion about: Oral Health during Pregnancy and for Your Newborn 

November 20, 2015

12:00pm-1:00pm

Carriage House

Free Women’s Self Defense Workshop

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Free Women’s Self Defense Workshop

Wednesday, October 21st, 4-6pm, Birthwise Midwifery School- Birthwise-Carriage House

 

Mollie Whipple PictureAbout the instructor: Mollie Whipple was involved in the Korean form of martial arts Tang Soo Do for four years by the end of which she had received her black belt.  Within in that time period she did various other trainings and other forms of self-defense. In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, she wants to offer a free workshop in an effort to create a safe space for women to share any experiences they might have had with un-safe or threatening situations, or ask questions about what to look for in a potentially unsafe place; and to give some basic techniques that are aimed to empower the participants.

 

For More Information, email Mollie Whipple at mollie_whipple@birthwisemidwifery.edu or call/text at 907-631-1985

Brown Bag Lunch-Sexual Violence

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

thBrown Bag Lunch Series:  Sexual Violence & Childbearing Years

Join Gretchen Davidson, faculty at Birthwise Midwifery school,  who will present her thesis research on Sexual Violence & Childbearing Years

October 8, 2015

12pm-1pm

Carriage House

Postpartum Doula Registration Now Open

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

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Professional Postpartum Doula Workshop Description:  November 21, 2015

Course Description:

Birthing Gently offers a one-day 10 hour intensive Postpartum Doula Workshop. Our comprehensive workshop will provide you with the practical skills, confidence and knowledge necessary to start working as postpartum doula immediately. You will learn infant care; swaddling, soothing, bathing, breastfeeding, Sleep support, mothers changing body, emotional support for the new family in the weeks and months after the birth, and the business side of a postpartum practice.

Sign Up Today!

Date:  November 21, 2015

Time:  8am-7pm

Cost:

Early Bird Special: $375 by October 21, 2015)

Regular Price: $400 (after October 21, 2015)

Location:  Birthwise Midwifery School-Carriage House

Postpartum Doula Workshop Schedule

FMI:  yvette@bithwisemidwifery.edu or call:  207.647.5968

 

 

 

 

Professional Postpartum Doula Workshop

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Jackie & BabyProfessional Postpartum Doula Workshop with Tara Campbell of Birthing Gently

Birthing Gently offers a one-day 10 hour intensive Postpartum Doula Workshop. Our comprehensive workshop will provide you with the practical skills, confidence and knowledge necessary to start working as postpartum doula immediately. You will learn infant care; swaddling, soothing, bathing, breastfeeding, Sleep support, mothers changing body, emotional support for the new family in the weeks and months after the birth, and the business side of a postpartum practice. Sign up today!

Date: November 21, 2015

Cost: $400

Location: Birthwise Midwifery School-Carriage House

Registration: Will Open Soon

Bridgton to Portland Bus Service

Monday, August 24th, 2015

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The people of the Lakes Region have spoken and have been heard.  The Lakes Region Explorer is now making round trips from Bridgton to Portland.  FMI:

http://rtprides.org/lake-region-bus/

LAKES REGION EXPLORER SCHEDULE

 

 

 

Independent Research Presentations-Aug. 20th

Monday, August 17th, 2015

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August 20, 2015
11:30 am-1:30 pm

Birthwise Midwifery School – Carriage House
FMI: Contact Susi – midwifesusi@maine.rr.com