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Mattoon, IL – Spinning Babies® Workshop w/ Nikki Zerfas – July 16, 2020

July 16, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm CDT

Spinning Babies® Workshop

***Registration will open to the public April 1, 2020***

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.

Hosted by: Dena Cochran, dcochran@sblhs.org

Directions: Turning off of Route 16 at the Stop Light in front of Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital, continue to the White Water Tank with Mattoon printed on it; turn right and follow access road to employee parking lot. You will see Lumpkin Education Center to the Right.

We will take a 60 minute break mid-day. Bring a lunch or go out with new friends.

Snacks, coffee, and tea will be provided. We will take a 60-minute lunch break. Bring a lunch or go out with new friends.

Please contact us if you are able to supply a massage table for the workshop.

If you are a birth professional in your final month of pregnancy you may inquire about being our class model.

Babies in arms (4 months and under) are welcome.

Continuing Education: Doulas and nurses may use the document of attendance to obtain contact hours. ACNM contact hours available. American College of Nurse Midwifery (ACNM) has awarded this course with 7 CEU credits.

Cancellation Policy: Attendees can request refunds up to 30 days before the event’s start date. A $25 administrative fee will be withheld from your refund. Exceptions may be made if you miss due to attending a birth. You must notify the trainer that you are on call at least 30 days before the workshop. If you are called to a birth, email the trainer at NikkiZerfas@spinningbabies.com before the workshop begins. Refunds will not be granted without prior notification.

About the Trainer: Nikki is originally from South Dakota. After a decade living in France, she returned to the US to become a nurse and found her passion of working with patients at all points in their perinatal journeys. She is especially interested in supporting physiological birth in complex medical situations. She continues to work as a Labor & Delivery RN at a teaching hospital.


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 SpinningBabies.com 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.

Venue

Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital
1000 Health Center Drive, Lumpkin Education Center, Lumpkin Education Center
Mattoon, IL 61938 United States

Other

Approved Trainer
Nikki Zerfas
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