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Birth Spirituality & Healing Coach Certification

FACILITATED BY: GENA MCCARTHY

INVESTMENT: $1000 | 3- Day Training + 2 Webinars + 1 One-on-one session
SCHOLARSHIPS: $750 | 3 Partial scholarships to be awarded

SCHEDULE:  
Friday 10/6 5pm - 8pm
Saturday 10/7 2pm -5pm
Sunday 10/8 9am - 5pm
Monday 10/9 9am - 5pm

Become Certified as a Birth Spirituality and Healing Coach! 

The entire program includes a local 3-Day Training, 2 webinars, a 6-month dyad, individual homework practicum and 1 mentorship session. Through cognitive materials and experiential practices, you will strengthen and build your Community Ceremony and Healing Perinatal Trauma Skill-set, which can be applied to you and your clients. 
 

WHO CAN REGISTER:
All Perinatal and Parenting Professionals
MEAC CES for Midwives, Doula, RN, MFT/MSW
and Psy PHD CE applications in process. Register, here.
 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: 
This skill-set builds inner strength, confidence, community and expands the toolkit of practices for you and your clients. It can make a significant difference in increasing positive outcomes for the families you work with and help you attract more clients, prosperity, and long term sustainability in your work and life. 

- Cross Cultural universal practices and elements for building a successful ceremony

- How to invite and open to the transformational/ growth aspect of ceremony

- The Four Fold Way (developed by Angeles Arrien), inner preparation for effective ceremony 

 - The neurobiology of why ceremony is a somatic resource

- The neurobiology of how to heal perinatal trauma 

 - Resourcing practices (includes 6+ different practices), ways to connect energetically with one’s strengths, and body calmness for you and your clients when triggered related to Perinatal Trauma.

- Understand how effective perinatal trauma healing works and the perinatal psychology behind it through an experiential and cognitive introduction to the Healing Birth Trauma Model 

- The difference between Trauma and Wonder, between
feeling out of control of mind and opening to going beyond mind 

- Ways to work with and transform fears for you and your clients 

- A practice for healing Intergenerational Trauma and
receiving Intergenerational Blessing
 

SCHOLARSHIPS:
3 partial scholarships for women of color will be awarded at $750 each ($250 discount). If you wish to be considered for the scholarship, please note on your application form why you think and feel you are a good fit for the scholarship. Apply, here.

 
REQUIREMENTS:
Requirements for certification include:

- Attending all 3-Day sessions, 2 webinars, One 1-1
session

- All DYAD and INDIVIDUAL homework assignments, including
required reading, completed within 6 months of taking
the 3-Day Training

- Demonstration of skill set through homework
assignments and 1:1 completion session.

  

REQUIRED READING LIST:

- 'Welcoming Spirit Home: Ancient African Teachings
to Celebrate Children and Community'
by Sobonfu E. Somé

- 'Tapping In' audio at soundstrue.com
by Laurel Parnell, PHD,
or
'Tapping In Your Resources'
by Laurel Parnell, PhD (book)

- EFT for Mom, Baby, and Dad from the 'Beginning of Life'
by Wendy McCarthy PhD.

- 'Being with Babies Booklets: What Babies Are Teaching Us'
by Wendy McCarthy PhD at

- 'The Power of Belief: What Babies Are Teaching Us'
by Wendy McCarthy, PhD


- 'The Four Fold Way'
by Angeles Arrien
 

REQUIRED HOMEWORK: 

INDIVIDUAL:
- All required reading
- Ancestor Birth Messages Worksheets
- Ceremony Worksheet
- Healing Birth Trauma Worksheet
- Resourcing Practice Log
- Resourcing when Triggered Practice
with a written summary of your experience.

DYAD:
- Resourcing when Triggered Practice
with a written summary of your experiences.

- Ceremony Practice with a written
summary of your experiences. 

CLIENTS:
- Resourcing when Triggered Practice with
a written summary of your experience.

 

REGISTRATION:
To Register, learn more and for payment plans, click, here.

 

ABOUT GENA:
 Gena McCarthy MFT is a perinatal psychotherapist, a certified EMDR (PTSD treatment) provider and a developer and educator of community ceremony and birth trauma healing models, trained in Shamanic, Buddhist and Cherokee Peacekeeper teachings and cross-cultural ways of healing. She was a maternal infant nurse for many years and founded the Contra Costa County Perinatal Depression to Wellness Network. For more info about Gena and her practice, visit her site, www.birthspiritualityandhealing.com.

Earlier Event: October 8
Babayalan Studies Circle
Later Event: October 9
Community Reiki