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InJoy's podcasts feature enlightening interviews with health educators, leaders, influencers, and advocates in maternal-child health who focus on transforming care through education. Tune in, learn, and be inspired by these empowering leaders who are passionate about making a difference—just like you. You’ll get ideas you can implement right away!
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EPISODE 6: Creating a Successful Childbirth Education Class with Vonda Gates of BirthBasics
Vonda Gates is the organizing member of Prepared Childbirth of Tifton, has been a childbirth educator since 1991, and a DONA-certified doula since 1993. She currently serves the ICEA Executive Committee and is the primary coordinator of the ICEA Professional Childbirth Education Program Update Online program. This episode is a must-listen for birth educators looking to improve their classes and take new approaches. Listen and Learn: Three objectives you need to use to evaluate your birth classes The importance of using adult-learning principles in structuring your class How building rapport with your clients can create a more successful birth education class Tips on pursuing a career in childbirth education The ICEA ”circle of care” that revolves around the clients Related Products Understanding Curriculum Understanding Birth Book + Web App Resources: "Evidence-based Maternity Care: What It Is and What It Can Achieve" (2008) Childbirth Connection Eight resources listed at the Childbirth Connection website at the "Advocates and Professionals"