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Sacramento, CA – Spinning Babies® Workshop w/ Nikki Zerfas – May 2, 2020

May 2 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm PDT

$215.00 - $265.00

Spinning Babies® Workshop

***Early registration for AWHONN members begins March 4, 2020

Registration opens to the general public beginning March 18, 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: We welcome all professionals who serve people in their pregnancy and birth.  Ideal for: midwives, nurses, nurse practitioners, doulas and childbirth educators. Also attended by obstetricians, family medicine doctors, prenatal yoga instructors, chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists, perinatal case managers, and community health workers. It is recommended for people new to Spinning Babies®️, as well as those practiced in it for years.

Hosted by: Lori Olvera,

Registration and breakfast will begin at 8:00am. Workshop begins at 8:30.

Meet in the Hospital Pavillian Lobby to be escorted to North Addition.

Snacks, coffee, and tea will be provided.
We will take a 60-minute break midday. Sandwiches will be provided for lunch.

Parking is available in Parking Structure 3 (Stockton Blvd. X Street)
Rates for parking are $ 2.00 per hour. OR $12.00 per day

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 pregnant volunteer.

Continuing Education: Doulas and nurses may use the document of attendance to obtain contact hours. ACNM contact hours available. The American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) has awarded this course with 8 CE credits. AWHONN will be providing CEUs for RNs.

Cancellation Policy: A refund will be offered if you will miss this workshop due to attending a birth. You must notify the organizer before the workshop begins. Refunds will not be granted without prior notification. Contact oganizer if you are unable to attend for any other reason. A refund will be given if another individual is able to attend in you place. 

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 for more information on Spinning Babies.

Interested in bringing Spinning Babies® to your city? Contact one of our Spinning Babies® Approved Trainers or read about hosting a Spinning Babies® Workshop.


May 2
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
$215.00 - $265.00


UC Davis, Sacramento Campus
2315 Stockton Blvd, North Addition Office Building - Auditorium Room 1001, North Addition Office Building - Auditorium Room 1001
Sacramento, CA 95817 United States

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