Clinical Placement Dates

The dates we are offering Workshop Weeks and doula and midwife clinical placement terms are listed below.

Workshop Weeks

2017

1/8 - 1/14
2/5 - 2/11
2/26 - 3/4
3/26 - 4/1
4/16 - 4/22
5/14 - 5/20
6/4 - 6/10
7/2 - 7/8
7/23 - 7/29
8/20 - 8/26
9/10 - 9/16
10/8 - 10/14
10/29 - 12/2

12/7 - 12/23


2018

1/14 - 1/20

Midwife Clinical Placement Terms (AUS & PUS)
Consecutive blocks are not permitted.


2017
1/15 - 2/11 (4wk)
2/12 - 3/4 (3wk)
3/5 - 3/25 (4wk)
3/26 - 4/22 (3wk)
4/23 - 5/20 (4wk)
5/21 - 6/10 (3wk)
6/11 - 7/1 (3wk)
7/2 - 7/29 (4wk)
7/30 - 8/26 (4wk)
8/27 - 9/16 (3wk)
9/17 - 10/14 (4wk)
10/15 - 11/4 (3wk)
11/5 - 12/2 (4wk)
12/3 - 12/23 (3wk)
12/24 - 1/20/18 (4wk)

Doula Placement Terms
Doula terms run from Sunday to Saturday every week, and may be reserved in combinations of 1, 2, 3, or 4 weeks.

CPR and Neonatal Resuscitation (Helping Babies Breathe)
Please call for upcoming classes.

How to Reserve a Placement
To reserve a Workshop Week or midwife or doula placement:

  1. E-mail our Student Director Carrie Ann (carrie@betterbirth.com) to find out if the dates you want are available.
  2. Submit an application: Workshop Week/Midwifery Placement Application or Doula Placement Application

Your reservation will be confirmed by e-mail.


The Waiting List

If the placement you are seeking is not available, we will try to find another for you, or you may request to be placed on our waiting list and we will notify you when a placement is available.  If we notify you from the waiting list, you will have a limited time to accept the placement.  You need only add yourself to the waiting list once.


FAQ about BetterBirth University

"I will always be grateful for the time I spent in your program. It was eye-opening and extremely influential in my beliefs about the way I want to practice.  I feel truly connected and supported by you all and am overwhelmed at the lengths you went to help me succeed.  You are an irreplaceable asset to midwifery education and an asset to the community.  Thank You!"

- LS February 2015

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