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Brooklyn, NY – 2-Day Spinning Babies® Workshop w/ Lorenza Holt – Mar 19-20, 2020

March 19 @ 9:00 am - March 20 @ 5:00 pm EDT


2-Day Spinning Babies® Workshop

with Lorenza Holt, MPH, BDT (DONA), BCCE, Spinning Babies® Approved Trainer

Brooklyn, New York, United States

Hosted by PritiMind, Inc., DBA Master Doula,, 415-342-1189

We are excited to offer this two-day workshop. Each day will meet from 9:00 to 5:00 PM.  It will be filled with hands-on practice and small group activities to help participants walk away with full confidence in how to apply the Spinning Babies approach. You will learn how to better help parents in the community, clinical setting, or on the L&D floor.

Where dilation stalls, rotation solves! Spinning Babies® reduces unnecessary cesareans with a paradigm-shifting approach to physiological birth. Spinning Babies® goes beyond fetal positioning with our contribution to addressing all labor progress issues. Revolutionize your practice!

After this workshop you will be able to:

  • Facilitate comfort in pregnancy and ease in childbirth for your clients
  • Improve fetal position with techniques for uterine ligaments and pelvic muscles
  • Identify when to take action to avoid a long labors or cesareans
  • Use fresh solutions for long and/or posterior labor, labor dystocia and labor pain
  • Resolve labor stalls with Spinning Babies® Three Levels Solutions℠
  • And much, much more!

Spinning Babies® offers the world’s first complete system of matching birth positions and labor progress techniques to “Where’s Baby?” in the pelvis. Find out how you can change the effective size of the pelvis.

Who may attend: This workshop is open to all professionals who serve people during pregnancy and birth. Specialties may include: midwives, nurses, doctors, childbirth educators, doulas, prenatal yoga instructors, chiropractors, massage therapists, fascial therapy practitioners, and community health workers.

Local Contact: Maria Dangond, or call 415-342-1189.

Schedule: Registration each day will be from 8:30 to 9:00 am. Please arrive no later than 8:45 am.

Continental Breakfast will be offered each day. We suggest you bring your own water bottle and snacks for your own comfort during the day.

We will take a 60 minute lunch break around 12:30 PM. Bring a lunch or go out with new friends.

Each day will end at 5:00 PM

Details: Wear comfortable clothing as we will be practicing exercises on the floor and on beds.

Bring a yoga mat, rebozo or long shawl, birthing ball and a pillow. We will have a pump to inflate the balls.

***If you own a massage table, please contact Maria at or 415-342-1189 to coordinate with her.

Continuing Education: ACNM CEUs for this two day workshop have been approved and will be provided. Please be ready to provide your professional license or certification numbers at the time of workshop, as we are required to document this information in the CEU agreements.

Scholarships: Two Partial Scholarships will be offered to people of color who will provide labor support services where health inequities are most prevalent. Cost to these participants will be $125 for the two day training. Applications will be considered and approved on a first come-first served basis.  Please contact Maria a to apply.

Refund Policy: Refunds will be given up to two weeks before the workshop. Doulas and midwives who are called to a birth and notify us (phone or email) by 7am the day of the workshop will receive a refund, less a $60 fee, or they can send a substitute participant.

About the Trainer: Lorenza Holt has a masters in public health with a concentration in maternal and child health. She is a Spinning Babies® Approved Trainer and an approved birth doula trainer with DONA International. Lorenza comes to this workshop with more than 20 years of experience as a hospital-based doula program director, childbirth educator, birth doula, and trainer in a variety of women’s health topics.

Advanced Offerings: The Spinning Babies® Workshop is required before taking any further trainings, such as Spinning Babies® Certified Parent Educator Training or Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Workshop.

Registration is now open for Spinning Babies® 2020 Confluence in Caloundra, QLD, Australia.

See for more information on Spinning Babies®.

Interested in bringing Spinning Babies® to your city?  See the current list of Provisional and Approved Trainers on our Spinning Babies® website or request a workshop with this form.


Peer Space
200 6th Street, Studio 2B
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States


Approved Trainer
Lorenza Holt

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