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Doula Certification Program – 10 Wk Online Training

Herbal Medics University (HMU) offers a comprehensive Doula Certification Program that combines a traditional doula education with an emphasis on herbal training and emergency birth worker skills.  Students cover an extensive course curriculum of prenatal, birth and postpartum Doula skills. This program also includes a full herbal curriculum with a focus on herbs during the childbearing year and unique preparation for service as an Emergency Birth Worker.


The primary subjects covered include:
**full course description is online here

Week 1     Introduction to Doula Work
Week 2     A & P for Doulas
Week 3     Antepartum Doula Work
Week 4     Labor and Birth
Week 5     Birth Doula Work
Week 6     Support in the Hospital Setting
Week 7     Unusual Birth or Unplanned Outcomes
Week 8     Postpartum Doula Work
Week 9     Newborn Care beyond Diapers and Breastfeeding
Week 10   Business of Being a Doula and Review

Mentoring with Doula Program Director – minimum 4 hours of one-on-one mentoring via phone/Skype/in person over the course of the year that it typically takes to complete the program.


Student will have full access to the online classroom throughout the course where recorded lectures, documents, videos and other class resources are posted throughout the course of the class. All material is available for download 30 days past the last class.


Instructor:  Midwife and Herbalist Katia LeMone

Dates:  Week 1 classroom access begins 09/12/2016.

  • New classroom material is available each Monday morning.  Question and Answer Live Chat will follow on Thursday evenings, 7 pm Central time.
  • Two-week mid-term break after Week 5.  (October 17 – 30)

Week 6 begins 10/31/16

  • No class during Thanksgiving week. (Nov. 21 – 27) 
  • Last Live Chat on 12/8/16.

Location:  This is an online course, and is interactive.

Tuition:  $300.

Doula Certification will be granted by Herbal Medics University upon successful completion of all course requirements, hands-on training and co-requisite classes.


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Pregnancy Thru Emergency Child Birth, online course, begins August 2017

Herbal Medics Basic Online Course, begins September 5, 2016.  [Registration is open until Oct. 5, 2016, the next course is scheduled for 2017.]

Clinical Nutrition: Oct. 2016

Doula 16-Hour Hands On Training.

01/06/16 – 01/07/16 in Las Cruces, New Mexico
01/13/16 – 01/14/16, 2017 in Cuauhtemoc, Mexico


To pay with Venmo, E-invoice, check or money order, please contact us here:


Dates: This is a 4 week online course beginning on January 30th, 2023.

All course materials can be downloaded for personal future reference and use.

*Shipping of the poster is included for free with course tuition within the US. A digital copy will be provided to students outside of the US.

The online classroom access will close 4 weeks after the last week of class. Access will close on March 31st, 2023.

Registration closes on February 13th, 2023.

Course Hours: 16 contact hours for Physiology and Plant Science as well as Austere Medicine.


If you are located outside of the US, you will receive a digital copy of the poster that is being mailed out to students that you can have printed!

Early Bird Tuition: $70, available until 1/1/23 (Online processing fees apply.)

Early Bird Venmo/Check/Money Order/E-invoice Discount: $70 until 1/1/23 (No processing fees)


Regular Tuition: $90 (Processing fees apply)

Venmo/Check/E-invoice/Money Order Discount: $90 (No processing fees)

This is a 4-week online course that can be taken anywhere that you have an internet connection. You do not need to be in our area to participate.