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.
The best ways to learn about our programs are to join us for a Program Information Session, attend one of our workshops and read our newsletter, Birthingways.

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 25 years.
Lactation Birthingway’s Lactation Consultation Program is undergoing significant changes and is not in an active application cycle.  To receive notice when applications are available, please fill out the form here. Learn more about the IBCLC credential here.
Doula Birthingway’s Doula Programs (Labor Doula and Postpartum Doula) offer both theoretical and skills-based learning, including robust in-class time as well as a mentored certification practicum for each profession.
Birthingway offers midwives, lactation consultants, doulas, and other perinatal providers workshops for growing their skills and knowledge, and to acquire training required for certification and licensure, including LD&D renewal for midwives licensed in Oregon, Biodynamic Resuscitation of the Newborn training, and a variety of CEU and CERP offerings informed by the latest evidence.

Would you like to visit Birthingway?

Please come, take a tour and meet with a Program Coordinator.

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 Doula Programs Coordinator for help finding the care you need.