Birth Doula Training

 Equipping you with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to be an invaluable asset to birthing parents and their support teams. You will learn how to provide continuous support during labor and create a positive birthing experience.

Meet the Instructor

Kalia Matthews

Kaila Matthews is a native of Memphis, Tennessee, wife, mother of 2, 10+ year educator, and owner of WhatTheDoula, LLC. As a certified Doula, she increases awareness amongst women about maternal healthcare and targets minority women and their unique birthing experience through Birth, Postpartum, and Lactation support. She is a certified yoga instructor and uses her knowledge of movement and breath to help birthing people relax and meet pain in a manageable way. Kaila has certified and cross-trained to grow her skill set and ability to support the medical and non-medical side of birth as she bridges into Midwifery as a current student Midwife. Kaila enjoys mentoring local college students, making custom hairbows, and taking local dance classes to stay fit!