Questions and answers

Do you have to be certified to be a doula in Texas?

Do you have to be certified to be a doula in Texas?

In Texas, you are allowed to practice as a doula without having a certification because there is no state requirement to become certified. Many doulas choose become certified for professional reasons, however, it is entirely voluntary to do so.

How much does a doula cost in Houston?

Birth Doula Package $700 — Prenatal Meetings, Birth Plan, Labor Comfort & Relaxation Measures, Emotional Labor Support, Postpartum Meetings & Breastfeeding Support. An initial, non-refundable deposit of $350 is due when contract is signed with the remaining balance due at or before 36 weeks of pregnancy.

How much do doulas make in Texas?

How much does a Doula make in Texas? While ZipRecruiter is seeing salaries as high as $48,732 and as low as $9,746, the majority of Doula salaries currently range between $28,353 (25th percentile) to $37,213 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $46,074 annually in Texas.

What certifications do doulas have?

Doula certification is available from doula training programs and childbirth education organizations, such as DONA International or Birth Arts International. Though it’s not always required, certification can open up a wider range of job opportunities and instill confidence in your clients.

How do I become a certified doula online?

How to Become a Certified Doula

  1. STEP 1: Have a Passion for Birth and/or Babies. That’s all you need!
  2. STEP 2: Apply for Doula Training.
  3. STEP 3: Admissions Interview.
  4. STEP 4: Select a Payment Plan and Make your First Payment.
  5. STEP 6: Complete the Step by Step Course Work.
  6. STEP 8: Receive your Certification in the Mail.

What certifications should a doula have?

Who is the leader in doula training and certification?

DONA International is the leader in evidence-based doula training, certification and continuing education.

Do you want to be a doula in your area?

I want to FIND a doula. Parents, DONA International can help you connect with a professional, highly skilled birth or postpartum doula in your area. I want to BECOME a doula. It’s an incredible time to start your journey as a birth or postpartum doula.

Is there a petition to stop training doulas?

Haga clic aquí para la traducción en español Dear Friends, In recent weeks, a petition calling for doula education and certification organizations to stop providing Rebozo training has circulated throughout the worldwide birth community. We have heard from those…

When is the postpartum doula summit in Houston?

Postpartum Doulas and Corona Virus March 12, 2020 DONA International… DONA International has exciting plans for the DONA International Leadership Summit in Houston, TX, USA, and you are invited. The first thing you should do is hold the dates October 3-5, 2019 on your calendar so that you know you are free to attend.