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Spinning Babies® 2020 World Confluence

Online or in-person Pre-Conference Oct 16 | Conference Oct 17 & 18, 2020

 

Additional in-person workshops offered

Spinning Babies® Workshops – Oct 15 or 16

Emerging Nonmedical Interventions – Oct 19

Aware Practitioner Workshop – Oct 19 – 22

 

Attend OnlineAttend In-person

For the first time ever, attend online! Our in-person gathering at Caloundra is still expected for our Australian and New Zealand participants at this time. Spinning Babies® is closely monitoring the global health situation. If anything changes, we will keep you updated here, and on social media. Registrants will be contacted by email. All in-person registrations will also receive the online conference access and all registrants for both virtual and in-person will be able to see the conference recording for a month after the conference: Live coverage from Australia and the United States as well as quality recordings for 56 hours. Education credits will be applied for.​

Where birth and bodywork meet

Join the Spinning Babies® community in Australia and via Livestream to explore informed consent in breech birth, physiological birth practices, and the Spinning Babies® paradigm.

Connect with other midwives, doctors, chiropractors, doulas, massage therapists, and childbirth educators. Meet and learn from international speakers and our Spinning Babies® Approved Trainers.

We are offering pre- and post-conference Spinning Babies® Workshops.

Speakers

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Keynote - Gail Tully
Keynote - Gail Tully

Creator of Spinning Babies®, Midwife

Keynote - Bec Jenkinson
Keynote - Bec Jenkinson

BEd Hons, PhD Candidate, Brisbane, Australia

Keynote - Andrew Bisits
Keynote - Andrew Bisits

Director of Obstetrics, Royal Hospital for Women

Keynote - Bec Jenkinson
Keynote - Bec Jenkinson

BEd Hons, PhD Candidate, Brisbane, Australia

Keynote - Andrew Bisits
Keynote - Andrew Bisits

Director of Obstetrics, Royal Hospital for Women

Keynote - Rachel Reed
Keynote - Rachel Reed

Discipline Lead for Midwifery, University of the Sunshine Coast

Susan Steinhardt
Susan Steinhardt

Chiropractor and Owner of Palmwoods Chiropractic Center

Keynote - Rachel Reed
Keynote - Rachel Reed

Discipline Lead for Midwifery, University of the Sunshine Coast

Rob Rich
Rob Rich

Advanced Practitioner and Instructor of Ortho-Bionomy

Spinning Babies® Approved Trainers

Pricing & Registration

Online Confluence Registration

*Event may begin on Oct. 15 in some time zones

Cancellation Policy: All refund requests will be charged a $35 fee before July 15, 2020. After July 15, 2020, there will be no refunds.

Substitution Policy: Contact info@spinningbabies.com with your intentions to substitute someone for your ticket. You will be asked to provide your substitute’s name and contact information. Substitutions will be charged a $35 fee and accepted until October 1, 2020. Once payment for substitution fee is received, the substitution registration will be completed through the Spinning Babies® Office.

In-Person Conference Registration

Register now to take advantage of current ticket prices!

Late registration begins after July 15.

 

Bundle & Save!

Save an additional 10-15% off when you register for 2 or more events.
*Not valid for 4-day advanced workshops.

*Cancellation Policy: Refund requests will be paid in full if you contact us and cancel by February 14, 2020. Any refunds requested after February 14, 2020, and before July 15, 2020, will be refunded 50%.

After July 15, 2020, there will be no refunds except for if the in-person conference is canceled due to the pandemic. There will be full refunds if Spinning Babies® has to cancel due to the pandemic, or attendees can transfer to the virtual registration and receive a refund for the difference in ticket price.

Substitutions accepted until October 1, 2020.

**Lodging is not provided with your registration. There are many wonderful and affordable places to stay within walking distance from The Events Centre. We invite you to explore the hotel, motel, resort, and Airbnb options available!

Spinning Babies® does not provide travel insurance with registration. In-person event participants may consider travel insurance through other providers.

Advanced Workshops

Registration for in-person post-conference 4-day events is separate. Click links below for more information.

Event Schedule

OCT 15 – OCT 23, 2020

Thursday

OCT 15, 2020
Spinning Babies® Workshop

Attend a hands-on workshop to learn the Spinning Babies® approach to pregnancy comfort, labor progress, and easier birth.

Friday

Oct 16, 2020
Pre-Conference
Informed Consent and Breech Birth

Keynote Speakers:
Andrew Bisits, MD, Sydney
Bec Jenkinson, BEd Hons, PhD Candidate, Brisbane

Hear from Dr Andrew Bisits, world-renowned breech expert, on safe birth practices and the rights of both the birthing person and baby throughout the process. Dr Bec Jenkinson, creator of The Personalised Alternative Care and Treatment framework, will address a full-spectrum of quality care including meeting challenges of a dynamic setting, common care protocols, and the varied expressions of human needs.

Spinning Babies® Workshop

Attend a hands-on workshop to learn the Spinning Babies® approach to pregnancy comfort, labor progress, and easier birth.

Saturday

OCT 17, 2020
Conference Day 1
Spinning Babies®

Putting physiology before force

Keynote Speaker:
Gail Tully, Midwife and Creator of Spinning Babies®, USA

Anna Maria Rossetti, Midwife, School of the Elemental Art of Midwifery, Italy
Claire Eccleston, Midwife, New Zealand
Jenny Blyth, Author, QLD
Fiona Hallinan, Midwife, VIC
Rhea Williams, Midwife, USA

Gail Tully and the Spinning Babies® Approved Trainers take you far beyond the techniques into physiology first. Experience presentations on various applications of Spinning Babies® in the world, including using Spinning Babies® with an epidural. Finish the evening with a Birthwork Circle led by Jenny Blythe and dancing with Claire Eccleston.

Sunday

OCT 18, 2020
Conference Day 2
Physiological Approach

Where birth and bodywork meet

Keynote Speaker:
Rachel Reed
, Midwife, Brisbane

Susan Steinhardt, Chiropractor, Palmwoods
Rob
Rich, Advanced Instructor of Ortho-bionomy, QLD
Jenny Blyth, Author, QLD
Anna Maria Rossetti, Midwife, School of the Elemental Art of Midwifery, Italy

Attend a day of presentations surrounding how birth and bodyworkers can support the body’s own processes, and recognize the body’s innate capacity, to bring forth the baby. Rachel Reed, world renowned speaker and midwife from Brisbane, will share how physiological birth aids the birthing person’s rite of passage. Speakers Rob Rich and Susan Steinhart will lead sessions on holistic healing therapies, the self-corrective ability of the human body, ortho-bionomy, and baby and body balancing.

Monday

OCT 19, 2020
Guest Workshops
Emerging Nonmedical Interventions

Presenters:
Maíra Libertad, Midwife, Brazil
Anna Maria Rossetti, Midwife, School of the Elemental Art of Midwifery, Italy

Monday – Thursday

OCT 19-22, 2020
Spinning Babies®
Aware Practitioner Workshop

Testimonials

Gail Tully’s Spinning Babies® addresses and answers many questions regarding fetal malposition and malpresentation and slow or stalled labor. Her wisdom, knowledge of maternal fetal anatomy and original visual aids, will open your mind and enhance your skills in understanding, preventing and correcting many of these problems.

Penny Simkin
PT, CD(DONA)

Spinning Babies® was the best training I’ve taken in ten years of practice – it has revolutionized my approach to working with birthing women. I feel so strongly about this training: no one who supports women in birth should be without it.

Jessie Harrold
Doula

Where It’s At

The Events Centre

20 Minchinton St
Caloundra QLD 4551
Australia

*Main Programming is hosted here.

The Events Centre

Oaks Oasis Resort

2 Landsborough Parade
Caloundra QLD 4551
Australia

*Some Breakout Sessions are hosted here.

Oaks Oasis Resort

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Join the Spinning Babies® community as we discuss important topics from the perspective of the Spinning Babies® paradigm. Hear guest speakers and our Spinning Babies® Approved Trainers present about informed consent, breech birth, and physiological approach to birth.

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