Conference Agenda

Christian Midwives International Conference 

“Life Giving, Life Saving, Life Sustaining: the days in the lives of midwives”

 

MEAC CEUs have been awarded!

 

MONDAY March 24, 2014

6:00 – 10:00 Breakfast provided by the hotel

9:45 – 10:00 Prayer

10:00 – 1:00 Peer Review

1:00 – 2:00 Lunch

2:00 – 3:00 Welcome and Introductions

3:00 – 4:30 Affordable Healthcare Act & Hippa – the Impact on Midwives Nicole Wocelka CPM

4:30 – 5:00 Break

5:00 – 6:00 Faith Is: Visionaries of the modern natural childbirth movement Kathy Nesper ATCCE, CD(DONA)

6:00 Dinner Provided

7:00-8:00 Faith Is -continued

8:00 Worship

 

TUESDAY March 25, 2014

6:00 – 10:00 Breakfast provided by Hotel

9:15 – 9:30 Prayer and Devotions

9:30 – 11:00 Business Success for Community Midwives Nicole Wocelka CPM

11:00 – 12:30 Lunch

12:30 – 1:30 Pressing on when your are pressed down and pressed out Shonda Parker CCE, CWHE, CFHE, Clinical Herbalist

1:30 – 1:45 Break

1:45 – 3:15 Drama Drama Drama Roundtable on how to deal with difficult situations / clients with love

3:15 – 3:30 Break

3:30 – 5:30 Faith & Infertility by Kathy Nesper & Jennifer VanderLaan CNM

5:30 – 6:30 Dinner Provided

6:30 – 8:-00 Single Women & Birth Work by Rebekah Knapp, Midwife

Marriage & Birth Work by Jill Whitfield CNM, MSN

 

WEDNESDAY March 26, 2014

6:00 – 10:00 Breakfast provided by hotel

9:00 – 9: 15 Prayer / Devotion

9:15 – 11:15 Physical Assessment of the Female Client by Jill Whitfield CNM, MSN

11:15 – 11:30 Break

11:30 – 12: 30 Obesity & Midwifery Jennifer Vanderlaan CNM

12:30 – 1:30 Lunch

1:45 – 3:45 Herbal Actions & Properties: Optimizing Herbal Medicine Shonda Parker CCE, CWHE, CFHE, Clinical Herbalist

3:45 – 4:00 Break

4:00 – 6:00 Advanced Pharmacology Jennifer Vanderlaan CNM

Dinner on your own

 

THURSDAY March 27, 2014

6:00 – 10:00 Breakfast provided by hotel from

10:00 – 10:15 Prayer

10:15 – 11:45 Business sense for midwives : how to create multiple income streams and advertise your business Kristin Schwarz CPM & Connie Mullen CPM, LM, CBE

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

1:15 – 3:15 Metabolic Malfunction: Body Burn Out by Shonda Parker  CCE, CWHE, CFHE, Clinical Herbalist

3:15 – 3:30 Break

3:30 – 5:00 Perinatal Mood Disorders Connie Mullen CPM, LM, CBE

4:30 – 4:45 Break

4:45 – 5: 45 Midwifery Rediscovering the Gift by Brandi Wood CPM

6:00 – 7:00 Dinner

7:00 – 9:00 Raffel

 

FRIDAY March 28, 2014

6:00 – 10:00 Breakfast provided by hotel

9:00 – 9:15 Prayer

9:15 – 10:15 Client Education for Colic and Crying in Newborns Kristin Schwarz CPM & Connie Mullen CPM, LM, CBE

10:15 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 12:00 Prenatal parenting Connie Mullen CPM, LM, CBE

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

1:00 – 3:00 Microbes in Midwifery Shonda Parker  CCE, CWHE, CFHE, Clinical Herbalist