Programs

ICTC Full Circle Doula Training Program

The ICTC Full Circle Doula is a well-rounded professional trained to offer both prenatal and postpartum services. As you may know, there is an alarming disparity of infant mortality in the African American community; ICTC strives to close this gap by training women to become doulas in every communities.
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Train the Trainer Program

The Train the Trainer African American Childbirth Educators Training Program was developed by the ICTC in order to address the lack of a diverse workforce in childbirth education and increase opportunities for African American women and their families to access childbirth education that is conducive to their learning and community needs.
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African American Childbirth Educator Training Program

The International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC) African American Childbirth Educator Train the Trainer Program was developed by the ICTC in order to increase opportunities for African American women and their families to access childbirth education services that are conducive to their cultural and community needs. A secondary aim of the program is to address the lack of a diverse workforce in childbirth education.
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Certified Breastfeeding Educator Program

The International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC) Peer Breastfeeding Counseling Program is September 2015. This training is the result of the ICTC working closely with the African American Breastfeeding Coalition of Oregon (AABCO) where we realized that there is a shortage of African American Peer Breastfeeding Counselors in Oregon.
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Sistah Circle for Liberation and Reproductive Justice

The International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC) Sistah Circle for Liberation and Reproductive Justice Program is designed to bring Black women together who have a passion for birthwork and advocacy. The goal of this program is that more women will understand reproductive justice and the need for Black doulas and improved birth outcomes.
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Doula Volunteer Project

The International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC) Doula Volunteer Project is a program designed to matching pregnant and postpartum women of color to ICTC Full Circle student and certified doulas  to improve birth outcomes.

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Lead Prevention and Outreach Program

The International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC) Lead Prevention and Outreach Program is designed to outreach to black pregnant and new mothers on lead poising, it dangers,  lead poisoning symptoms in children, prevention, and to provide referrals and prevention methods.

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