Training & Education


Baby M minutes after birth enjoying skin to skin

*January 2015 began Midwifery Degree Program (Midwives College of Utah) 

*January 2014 Midwifery Asst. Program (Birth Arts Intl.)

*November 2013 Birth Emergency Skills Training (B.E.S.T)
Facilitated by: Andrea Dixon, RN, CNM

*November 2013 “Big Babies” Class via Evidence-Based

*Essential Oils for Pregnancy, Labor and Birth (Class)

*T.E.N.S Unit Training 2013 with Karen Palumbo

*WIC Breastfeeding Symposium 2007, 2009, 2013

*Certified Breastfeeding Educators Course (CBE) 2010, 2013 with Debi Bocar


Bittersweet 6 week postpartum visits

*HypnoBirthing Certified Practitioner 2011, 2012, 2013

*Neonatal Resuscitation Certification (NRP) with Mary Friedlein (current)

*Healthcare Provider CPR Certification with Mary Friedlein (current)

*Certified Birth Doula 2007, 2010

*DONA International Doula Training 2002, 2007

*Pre-Nursing Curriculum at OSU-OKC 2005-2010