Easier Birth with Fetal Positioning

with Tammy Ryan, CD/BDT(DONA), CCE, SpBT


Sponsored by 

7 CEU's with DONA International

Cost is $210 with boxed lunch, or $200 without.

Class runs from 9am to 5pm

SOLD OUT May 9, 2017 in Edmonds, WA at My Sister's Place (location info)

SOLD OUT May 10, 2017 in Redmond, WA at Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center (location info)

NOW OPEN May 11th, 2017 in Edmonds, WA at My Sister's Place (location info)

Registration for May 11th Workshop



This workshop is open to all doulas, nurses, childbirth educators, midwives, doctors, yoga instructors, chiropractors, massage therapist, pelvic floor workers and other body workers. So please share and invite! Space is limited, so be sure to register early. Last year's workshops filled quickly.

Spinning Babies is an approach to optimize the physical relationship between the bodies of the mother and baby for the easing of childbirth.

- Aligning the uterus allows the baby to curl and enter the pelvis as a small, compact and active participant.

- Releasing tight tissues which pull or twist releases pelvic pain now or discomfort during birth.

- Supporting what’s loose in the womb or pelvis with a pregnancy belt.

- Opening the pelvis to widen the path of the baby during the birth process.

- Sharing this birth wisdom with parents and providers in ever deepening layers of understanding birth

Scholarship Opportunities

We understand there are many people who cannot afford to take this workshop but who would greatly benefit from being able to pass this information on to their pregnant clients. Birth Matters NW and Calm and Confident Doua Care are offering two full scholarships for those working with low income or disadvantaged communities.

Please email us a letter of introduction and address the following: What work do you currently do to support low income and/or disadvantaged communities? How would you use the information from the workshop to improve care and support to these communities? Please submit a your letter of interest no later than April 1st. Scholarship recipients will notified by April 15th.

About Your instructor.....

Tammy Ryan has been attending births since 2002. She is a birth doula trainer for DONA International, childbirth educator, midwifery assistant and one of seven trainers world wide for Spinning Babies. Tammy has sat on several boards of directors. She started working Internationally in 2008 when she went to DR Congo to train life saving skills in childbirth according to the World Health Organization. She has served in Haiti, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, Korea, and Kenya.  Tammy has presented childbirth information on several venues including international conferences, TV, radio, universities and to the Ministry of Health. She has been published in the quarterly International Doula and on several blogs. Tammy has experienced first hand the barriers women face worldwide in getting adequate care in childbirth and postpartum.  Tammy is also the Director of Sales & Education for Mama Strut.