mitigating birth trauma
How you can help prevent postpartum ptsd


In this unique workshop, you’ll learn:

  • How birth trauma and postpartum PTSD affect families

  • The risk factors for postpartum PTSD and how to screen for them

  • A trauma-informed framework for delivering superior perinatal care

  • How to develop a trauma-informed birth plan

  • Grounding skills for your patients — and yourself —to use during labor and delivery

  • Ways to check your own biases as a means of prevention

  • How to make space for and validate patients’ birth experiences

Cost: $125.00

For questions, please send a message to or call 202-350-4322.

Refund Policy: For those of you who attend births, we understand that labor happens — and not always at the most convenient times! Should you need to miss this training due to a birth, you will receive a refund minus an administrative fee of $30. This fee helps us cover the cost of materials, food, training space, credit card fees, and time spent preparing for your participation. Should you need to miss this training for any other reason, you will not be issued a refund but may apply your payment toward any future training with Sheryl Aaron MSW LLC within the following 12-month period.

Although it is not a common occurrence, a workshop may be canceled due to low registration, presenter emergency, or inclement weather. In those cases, participants will be notified as soon as possible and will be given the option of either a full refund or applying payment to another workshop within a 12-month period.