Midwifery Study Days
Workshops to Put Psychology into Midwifery. These are unique. You will not find the equivalent of these anywhere else in the UK.
"Fantastic day. I think all midwives, student midwives and doctors should do this course"
"Fantastic study day - relevant to every person involved in the care of pregnant/labouring and post delivery families"
"Really enjoyable because it is different to anything I've done before. Completely new ground, so refreshing and really useful and relevant to midwives practice"
We offer you study days focusing on the Psychology of Pregnancy and Birth, so that you can enhance your care of women before, during and after birth. Take a day out, and re-light your passion! Workshops in-service, or "arrange-it-yourself" in your area. All courses are open to all birth professionals - not just midwives.
If you are looking to enhance the skills of your workforce, improve your care pathways for presentations of tokophobia, reduce your casarean section rates or increase your rates of preceptorship, Mia can help. We run workshops specifically designed with midwives, obstetricians and General Practitioners in mind, to enhance their skills and satisfaction. We offer in-service training at a very reasonable rate of £350 per day - tailored to your service's needs. This can be followed up with regular consultancy to maintain quality and staff motivation.
Team days for promoting normality and building resilience:
Enhance your team's psychological understanding of the basic needs of a woman in labour. This in-service study day will lift your team's spirits, will teach specific skills to help towards normality, and teach valuable techniques for building resilience in each and every participant. Available as a half day or full day, only £195 for half a day, £350 for a full day (price includes VAT). Contact us to book
Back to Basics: a No Frills Study day designed for Access to Midwifery students Especially designed for people wanting to improve their experience profile, but open to experienced midwives alike, this day covers the Back to Basics material, giving you a valuable insight into the basic psychological needs of a labouring woman, and how midwives can help. Next date 21st June 2013, only £25. Book now. Compassionate Midwifery: Understand the importance of compassionate care for normality, and for prevention of traumatic births. Learn specific techniques to enhance your care of women, in a compassionate and effective manner ( in-service training anywhere in the UK)
Hypnobirthing Explained : Benefits and Problems. Learn what couples who do hypnobirthing are learning, and what they might want from you. Build your confidence in attending a hypnobirth. Learn about some of the extra benefits of hypnobirthing, learn on the spot hypnosis techniques.
( in service training anywhere in the UK).
Mia is a clinical psychologist with expertise in counselling, cognitive behavioural psychotherapy, hypnotherapy and Compassionate Mind Training. She has expert knowledge of assessing and treating a range of perinatal mental health problems. She has worked for 15 years within the NHS, and has experience of training staff, both on an individual, supervisory, group, workshop and conference level.
These courses will change the way you work !