End-of-Life Doula Training (INELDA)
With Nicole Heidbreder
September 6 - 11, 2024
Learn how to provide companionship, comfort, and guidance to those facing a terminal illness or death.
As part of this training, learners receive self-paced video exercises as pre-work, an end-of-life doula guide and training workbook, live lectures and presentations from INELDA educators, small group and paired exercises, and self-paced exercises you can use to prepare you for your role as a doula.
“My gratitude for this opportunity you’ve gifted is beyond words. I am fortunate, rich and blessed to exist in this space and time with you” – Past participant
- Prepare the learner in the role of an end-of-life doula
- Honor the humanity of the dying person
- Teach the elements of the dying process
- Prepare the learner through self awareness to do this work
- Familiarize the natural event of dying
A detailed schedule will be available at least 2 weeks in advance of the program. View sample schedule here.
Nicole Heidbreder became an INELDA trainer in 2017. She brings extensive experience as a hospice and labor and delivery nurse to her teaching. She also serves as a faculty educator for Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and a DONA International Birth Doula Trainer. In 2016 she was inducted into the…
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