Intro to “Family Support” for Doulas
Communication, coordination and connection are the guiding topics of this course. We discuss various family systems and scenarios and how to increase the field of support for our clients by identifying areas of need and assisting with creative problem solving that brings community together around the postpartum person. Through this course students will be able to understand, support and build trust with their client’s family, including feeling confident gatekeeping with graceful boundaries.
Prerequisites: – – Semester: Fall, Winter Instructor: Malcolm Clark Hours: 15