Midwifery & Family Health
Come spend time learning the skills of the traditional midwife, aiding mothers and mother-to-be in a community of women dedicated to pueblo and family.
The health of indigenous women and children is largely the province of the 'comadronas' or midwives. This noble professsion is exclusive of men and retains the proud tradition that makes the women of Guatemala the marrow and backbone of their culture and communities.
Come 'learn by doing', externing with the finest, most experienced and best trained midwives in the world.
Location: Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
- Housing, classes and Spanish immersion classes.
- $2947 two weeks
- $3497 three weeks
- $3947 four weeks
- Airfare and CEU Credits Not Included
Spanish skills not required
Class availability may vary. Interview required.