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We are a campus-based learning community, offering multiple degree and certificate programs. A rigorous blend of theory and practice, our programs are designed to support you on your path within the midwifery arts and sciences.

Midwifery The Midwifery Program is our oldest, most established program. We have been teaching our Biodynamic model of care and training Midwives in Oregon for over 20 years.
Lactation Our Lactation Consultation Program is supported by our own Breastfeeding Center where students have access to excellent teachers in real-life care situations that also benefit our community with low cost breastfeeding support.
Specialized Birthingway’s Labor Doula, Postpartum Doula and Childbirth Education programs offer both theoretical and skills-based learning, including robust in-class time as well as a mentored certification practicum for each profession.

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Services and Referrals

Thanks to over 20 years of educating the birthing community, Birthingway is part of a large and growing community of Midwives, Lactation Consultants, Labor Doulas, Postpartum Doulas and Childbirth Educators. They are our students, graduates and faculty.

If you are looking for one of these services, please browse our Services and Referrals area. You can read about individual providers or contact our Specialized Programs Coordinator for help finding the care you need.

We also offer Legend Drugs and Devices re-certification and Newborn Resuscitation in addition to other classes and workshops open to anyone.