Spring 2019 Book List
Now Accepting Applications for the 2019 Cohort!
Birthwise Celebrates 25 Years
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
Birthwise Midwifery School is an accredited institution founded in 1994 in Bridgton, Maine. Birthwise offers a 3-year midwifery certificate program, a 14-month midwifery assistant program, and Doula Training workshops. Student financial aid is available through the Federal Student Financial Aid program as well as two institutional scholarships. The program is accredited by the Midwifery Education Accreditation Council and licensed by the Maine Department of Education and the New Hampshire Department of Education. International students are eligible to enroll.
Nothing from January 21, 2019 to February 21, 2019.
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 operate The Birth House, an on-site clinic and freestanding birth center that offers free Well Body and reproductive health services to the community at low cost. The Birth House uses a service-learning model and students are involved in all aspects of care under the supervision of a midwife, gaining valuable experience while providing much-needed and quality care to the western Maine community.
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|