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St. Louis, MO – Spinning Babies® Workshop w/ Nikki Zerfas – Oct 7, 2020

October 7 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm CDT

$250.00

Spinning Babies® Workshop

***Registration opens to the public August 26, 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: Christine Kelly-Clark, Christine.kelly-clark@mercy.net

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 pregnant volunteer.

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? Contact one of our Spinning Babies® Approved Trainers or read about hosting a Spinning Babies® Workshop.

Venue

Mercy Hospital South
10020 Kennerly Road, Great Room, Great Room
St. Louis, MO 63128 United States

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Approved Trainer
Nikki Zerfas

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