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YOUR DOULA CAREER STARTS HERE!

Birth, Postpartum & End-of-Life Doula Training & Certification

WELCOME to Lifespan Doulas! We offer comprehensive, professional doula training and guidance for creating a sustainable birth, postpartum or end-of-life doula business. Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, we train doulas from all over. Follow your dreams and make your living doing work you love!

Doulas are coming into the cultural mainstream and they are not just for birthing and postpartum families anymore. The emerging role of the end-of-life doula is gaining traction and helping transform how we approach end-of-life care in the United States and beyond.

If you are looking for Center for the Childbearing Year & Patty Brennan's Birth & Postpartum Doula Trainings, you are in the right place. Check out our new website!

become a doula

DOULAS ARE HOT!

The doula profession is growing by leaps and bounds. After training, you can begin serving families right away. A medical background or years of schooling are not necessary.

You can start a doula business, work for a doula agency or program, supplement family income, offer your services as a volunteer, or gain experience on the way to a midwifery, nursing, hospice or public health career.

Re-invent yourself in a field that you love! A surprise bonus is that many participants report unexpected personal healing and growth after completing their doula training.

Center for the Childbearing Year

Big Announcement! Two become one.

Center for the Childbearing Year, Michigan’s premier birth and postpartum doula training center, has become part of Lifespan Doulas with the launch of our new website. Lifespan Doulas, founded by Merilynne Rush and Patty Brennan...
virtual reality trip

Hospice Patient Fred Visits Italy

Virtual Reality (VR) is a computer technology that immerses the user inside a simulated environment. End-of-life doula Anissa Picard, thanks to her son, took a VR trip to Croatia that was so enjoyable she decided...

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