Fall 2018 Book List
New Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator Joins Birthwise
Advice for Students from the 2018 Graduates
Get to Know the 2017 Campus Cohort
In Their Own Words: New Community Students Share Their Inspiration
Birthwise Midwifery School Celebrates Graduation 2017
Birthwise Secures MEAC Accreditation for New Midwifery Assistant Program
Independent Research Presentations, Spring 2017
Birthwise Recommits to Inclusion and Diversity
New Birthwise Graduates Share Words of Wisdom
Birthwise Midwifery School is a three-year school founded in Bridgton, Maine in 1994. Built on the principles of female empowerment, natural birth, and skilled professionalism, it offers one of the first comprehensive training programs for direct-entry midwives in the United States. The program is accredited by the Midwifery Education Accreditation Council and licensed by the Maine Department of Education.
Student Union Meeting
Birthwise Midwifery School, 24 S High St, Bridgton, ME 04009, USA
October 5, 2018 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA) Conference in Portland
October 11, 2018 - October 14, 2018
25th Anniversary Kick-Off Banquet
Think Tank CoWorking, 533 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101, USA
October 13, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
We are planning a celebratory banquet during the MANA Conference with awards, music and other shenanigans. Space will be limited so we will be calling for RSVP’s soon. Make your plans to come to Maine in October now!
DONA Doula Workshop Early Registration Deadline
October 17, 2018
Register for the doula workshop: birthwisemidwifery.edu/admissions/register-for-doula-training.
Birthwise's biannual journal of research and evidence-based information for out-of-hospital midwives
Birthwise’s freestanding birth center and free community clinic
Together, staff midwives and Birthwise Midwifery School students run The Birth House, an on-site clinic that offers free Well Woman and reproductive health services to the community’s women. Students may also assist women giving birth at the freestanding birth center.
The Birth House services include:
|Births & Prenatal Care||Annual Well Body Exams|
|Breast Exams||Pap Smears|
|Nutritional Counseling||Family Planning Counseling|
|Fertility Awareness Education||Routine screening for STIs and GYN infections|