DONA International Postpartum Doula Workshops

Certified Postpartum Doulas are trained professionals who support families in the first months after the birth of their baby/babies. DONA International has been the world’s founding and leading doula training organization for more than 25 years. Join Krista Maltais, a DONA International Advanced Postpartum Doula and Approved Postpartum Doula Trainer, at an upcoming four-day training workshop; topics of learning include:

  • The Role of the Postpartum Doula

  • Effective Communication Techniques

  • Breastfeeding

  • Dealing with Loss and Grief

  • Integrating Baby Into the Family

  • Building Your Doula Business

  • Self-Care for a sustainable Postpartum Doula practice

  • SO much more!

Krista was an amazing trainer. Her expertise combined with her ability to convey all important information made the training enjoyable as well. I left the training feeling inspired, prepared, and ready to begin my work as a doula.
— Participant, October 2018

Postpartum Doula Workshops In Action

I was amazed at the depth of knowledge and experience Krista has and the energy and enthusiasm she kept up over four very long days.
— Participant, August 2018
Krista is a very gifted, thorough, and relatable speaker. (I) not only learned effective postpartum techniques, but new ways to interact with people on an everyday basis.
— Participant, October 2018
Krista was incredibly knowledgeable, courteous, respectful, happy, positive - could not have asked for a better trainer!
— Participant, April 2018

2019 Postpartum Doula Workshop Dates & Locations


Breastfeeding Basics, June 22nd

Hampton, New Hampshire

Location: Relief - Parenting Respite and Resource Center


August 9-12th

Hampton, New Hampshire

Location: Relief - Parenting Respite and Resource Center



Fall 2019

Portland, Maine

Location: Birth Roots - Center for Community Supported Parenting

Registration will open soon!

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