DONA International 21st Annual Conference

Building on Tradition, Embracing the Future

August 7 and 8, 2015 with on-demand viewing through November 7, 2015

Don't miss this exciting chance to learn, connect and earn continuing education contact hours! This dynamic virtual conference will allow you to connect with leading speakers in a way that's convenient to your busy lifestyle. Our first virtual conference was such a resounding success, so we are doing it again! You can attend every session on the schedule and even revisit your favorite sessions for up to 90 days after the debut date. Attending this year's conference requires no travel or related expenses and no time away from your clients or family. For the second time, our conference will be accessible to anyone with a computer and an internet connection, from any country around the world. Join us for this virtual educational experience of a lifetime. Virtual or in-person, DONA International conferences are educational, inspirational and FUN!

Everyone is invited – birth doulas, postpartum doulas, childbirth educators, nurses, midwives, doctors, alternative and complementary care providers, massage therapists, lactation specialists, parent educators, social workers and all others with an interest in supporting birthing and postpartum families.

Visit this site often for a complete list of speakers and topics.



·         Connect birth doulas, postpartum doulas and other maternal-child professionals with helpful information they can use to better support their clients and grow their businesses

·         Describe practices that are effective in motivating, nurturing and educating birth and postpartum support professionals

·         Create opportunities to network with other professionals who provide support for childbearing families

·         Earn all the contact hours needed for recertification





Group A

Group B

Group C

Early-Bird Registration by 6/30/15

Members: $275

Members: $250

Members: $225

Non-members: $385

Non-Members: $385

Non-Members: $385

After 6/30/15

Members: $325

Members: $300

Members: $275

Non-members: $435

Non-Members: $435

Non-Members: $435

Fees have been adapted to country of origin. The USA and Canada are in Group A and Mexico is in Group B. For other countries, click here for the classification.

*Conference fees are non-refundable.


DONA International is the longest established international doula organization in the world committed to exceeding professional standards and dedicated to quality evidence based training and certification for doulas of diverse backgrounds. Our founders are among the foremost experts on doula care, and DONA International certification is a widely respected measure of quality and professionalism. We are an international, non-profit organization of doulas that strives to have every doula trained and educated to provide the highest quality standards for birth and/or postpartum support to birthing women and their families. To that end, we promote continuing education for doulas and provide a strong communication link among doulas and between doulas, families and the medical birthing community.

We are an amazing community with a shared passion for families that reaches around the world. DONA International doulas serve families in more than 50 countries around the world.