Postpartum Doula Training in Wyoming

The state of Wyoming does not require a certification or a bachelor's degree for you to become a postpartum doula.  However, becoming certified is a career choice which many doula make in order to receive up-to-date training.

The following is a list of training classes or workshops offered in Wyoming which may be used as part of your postpartum doula education.  Please read the details to determine if the training provided are a required part of a certification curriculum.  You must be at least 18 years of age to attend.

Postpartum Doula Training in Casper, WY

Organization Name:  Geisinger Medical Center
Phone:  307-577-2378

Course and Workshop Details and Requirements

The classes offered are Infant Care class (1 session) and Breastfeeding class (1 session). These classes are not required for a certification from DONA, CAPPA, or Birth Arts.  Both postpartum doulas and birth doulas can attend even though the classes focus on postpartum skills.

Course and Workshop Topics

These classes will teach the following concepts of postpartum care:
  • Learn how to provide newborn care support in the form of diapering, bathing, holding, and swaddling
  • Understand the shift in family dynamics with the addition of a newborn
  • Discuss infant characteristics, behaviors, and cues and how to tell if something is wrong
  • Learn the basics of breastfeeding with tips for positioning and latching
  • Discuss common breastfeeding challenges and how to help the mother overcome them

Costs, Fees, and Registration Details

You can check class dates and times for each of the classes by clicking here.  Registration can be done through email or by phone (phone number and email address listed above in the details).