doula preparation core workshop dates – childbearing year
(please note this is the workshop date and the home study portion can begin at any time. for all other courses than york and leeds there is a wysewomen breastfeeding session on the friday DAYTIME before the red tent starts)

please be in touch to register


leeds: 6-8th march course delivered exclusively in polish with a translator
13th-15th march 
york: 20th-22nd march
edinburgh: 17th-19th april
western isles, scotland: 1-3rd may
leeds: 1st-3rd June
london: 3rd-5th july
edinburgh: 10th-12th july
london: 2nd-4th october
edinburgh: 9th-11th october 
york: 20th-22nd november
edinburgh:  11th-13th december
london:  18th-20th december


life of a birthkeeper advanced doula enrichment workshop dates


to be confirmed – these run as requested


breastfeeding workshops for lay supporters

note the above workshop is near skipton for leeds courses – please email sally directly to book at

details of the london and edinburgh breastfeeding workshops can be found here
NB in london and edinburgh there is always a breastfeeding workshop on the friday day of the weekend workshop (the red tent begins in the evening)


end of life doula course

end of life doula workshops

orsett, essex : 10th-14th feb 2020 

north wales alexandra’s home, tregarth: 20th – 24th February 2020 

leith, edinburgh mission hall studio, leith: 20th – 24th April 

middlesborough area: 29th April – 3rd May 

 amsterdam wijk 7: 13th – 17th May

sligo, ireland:  10th – 14th June 

cork, ireland: 17th – 21th June 

slovakia: 6th – 10th July 

north wales craig y pandy: 20th – 24th July 

north wales craig y pandy: 5th – 9th Oct 

open to invitation by a community: 19th – 23rd Oct 

new zealand: 9th – 13th Nov

 new zealand: 23rd – 27th Nov

 open to invitation by a community: 9th – 13th Dec


educators course

all four weekends to be completed

london 2020

weekend 1 24-26th april
weekend 2 12-14th june
weekend 3 16-18th oct
weekend 4 6-8th nov
edinburgh 2020
weekend 1 27-29th march
weekend 2 5-7th june
weekend 3 11-13th sept
weekend 4 20-22nd nov
intensives 2020
1-7th december – dorset – residential – at the beautiful bonhay retreat space – check it out here
please be in touch to register
traditional postpartum course
athens, greece:  10-12th april
edinburgh: 13-15th july 
london: 19-21st october
traditional chinese medicine course
london: 29-31st may 
edinburgh: 2-4th June 
get in touch to book here