"Reflection requires you to open an examination upon your practice. You need to show courage and open-mindedness to do this. You also need to be open to criticism." (Bulman 2008)
This Course in a fantastic introduction into reflective practice for Doulas and Birth Workers and how it can be an invaluable tool in lifelong learning and professional development.
By completing this course you will have a strong introduction into self-reflection, what it is, why Doulas will benefit from it, and how to begin.
Various models of reflective practice are introduced and explained with an opportunity to put your learning into practice.
We Birth certification / continuing development points in reflective practice is available to students who undertake a small practice assignment in self-reflection.
This course has been approved for 2.5 We Birth CDP/ continuing hours
Jacki is a highly qualified, experienced and respected birth professional with a passion for natural births. She has almost 20 years experience as a midwife in a variety of settings including hospitals and home births. She now operates her own successful doula business, www.lovecherub.com.
Jennifer Hazi is a mother of 5, an experienced Midwife, Doula and Childbirth educator with over a decade of experience in birthing. She is passionate about working with women and their families as they transition into parenthood and has a keen interest in women’s experiences of pregnancy and mothering.
Jen started her journey into working with childbearing women and their families as a doula and facilitator of women's antenatal space.
Her passion for learning and excitement about working with women in this environment lead her to complete a Bachelor of Midwifery at the University of Technology, Sydney enabling her to care clinically for women and their babies.