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you are welcome to register at any point to begin connecting and receive your home study materials.

we are currently running 6x three hour sessions monthly for the birth doula course, numbers permitting, which are the equivalent of our in person workshop with the option to ALSO attend a face to face workshop at no extra charge when it feels right for you.

one session every other month for the educators and  the traditional postpartum.

please now also see below our in person scheduled workshops. subject to covid related shake ups!


doula preparation courses



june/july: dates tbc – (facilitated by sally parkin)


in-person (3 days):


edinburgh 27-29th may


margate, kent  1-3rd july


london 7-9th oct
edinburgh 21-23rd oct (approaching full)
highlands (oban area) 28-30th oct


edinburgh 4-6th nov
london (venue to be confirmed) 11-13th nov

occasionally we team up with abuela doulas for abuelas red tent. there is no competition.  please contact for further details and registration. places will be limited.


muslim womens course 

we are under an immense amount of pressure in our community. we have created a safe space to connect and learn for all those who identify as muslim.

new dates summertime get in touch for more details and to register interest


traditional postpartum

scotland (EDINBURGH) 16th-19th june
yorkshire (skipton) 23rd-26th august
london (venue to be confirmed) 3-6th october
scotland (venue to be confirmed) 8-11th december

closing ceremony workshops (2 days)

join us for two full days exploring and learning the closing ceremony traditional at the close of the forty days postpartum rest period. universal we draw on the worldview and the ancestry contained within the group. you will receive a closing and leave ready to offer this powerful ritual to people within your community.
scotland (leith edinburgh) 7/8th june
bristol 25th/26th july
london/kent (venue to be confirmed) 9-10th november

educators course online taster sessions

11th july: 10am-1pm – drop in 🙂

educators (4 x 3 day weekends)
weekend 1 
edinburgh 15-17th august (not the weekend we know but nicola ran out of room in her diary!)
london 19-21st august
weekend 2
winter early 2023 date to be confirmed
weekend 3
spring  2023 date to be confirmed
weekend 4 
summer 2023 date to be confirmed