Required books for Doula program

The following books will provide students with an understanding of pregnancy, childbirth, the labor process, postpartum, breastfeeding, relaxation and breathing techniques. These books are a starting place giving students a base of information to build upon.

Please check to buy the latest version of each book.

Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn by Penny Simkin

A hard copy of Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn is available through publisher. Call 1-800-759-0190, ISBN# 0738284971

The Birth Partner by Penny Simkin

The Nursing Mother’s Companion by Kathleen Huggins

The Expectant Father: The Ultimate Guide for Dads-to-Be by Armin Brott