Covid-19 Update:

All training will be held online for the duration of Covid-19.

You have the information, but how do you get parents to understand?

Mindful Communication will give you skills and tools to guide parents to the heart of their struggles and find the resources they need to overcome challenges.

You have the information, but how do you get parents to understand?

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Mindful Communication will give you skills and tools to guide parents to the heart of their struggles and find the resources they need to overcome challenges.

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Mindful Communication 101

This course will help you shift the way you relate to your clients, putting connection and rapport at the forefront of your interactions. You'll learn about five words to inspire powerful dialogue, the archetypes of birth, and the difference between a problem-focused and solution-focused approach to birth.

This is a self-paced online course with a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $115.

Mindful Communication 101

one talking bubble inside a sage green circle

This course will help you shift the way you relate to your clients, putting connection and rapport at the forefront of your interactions. You'll learn about five words to inspire powerful dialogue, the archetypes of birth, and the difference between a problem-focused and solution-focused approach to birth.

This is a self-paced online course with a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $115.

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Mindful Communication 201

In this course you will understand what makes a mentor different from a teacher and practice the art of deep listening. You will learn the elements of a solution-focused dialogue and how to put them into practice, as well as cultivating skills for helping clients look within to find solutions personalized to their needs and desires.

This is a self-paced online course with a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $115.

Mindful Communication 201

two white talking bubble icons over a pink circle

In this course you will understand what makes a mentor different from a teacher and practice the art of deep listening. You will learn the elements of a solution-focused dialogue and how to put them into practice, as well as cultivating skills for helping clients look within to find solutions personalized to their needs and desires.

This is a self-paced online course with a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $115.

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Mindful Communication 301

Mindful Communication 301 is for birth professionals who have solution-focused skills, and are ready to take their understanding to the next level. Here you'll get advanced tools and a deeper dive into the nuances of mindful communication that can make a good conversation a mind-blowing conversation.

This is a self-paced online course with a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $115.

Mindful Communication 301

three white talking bubble icons over a navy blue circle

Mindful Communication 301 is for birth professionals who have solution-focused skills, and are ready to take their understanding to the next level. Here you'll get advanced tools and a deeper dive into the nuances of mindful communication that can make a good conversation a mind-blowing conversation.

This is a self-paced online course with a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $115.

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Bundle and Save!

Are you all in on the journey to more mindful, compassionate, and effective communication skills? Buy all three courses together and save money!

These are self-paced online courses that share a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $297.

Bundle and Save!

a large light blue circle holds three smaller circles - light green, pink, and navy blue with talking bubble icons inside of each

Are you all in on the journey to more mindful, compassionate, and effective communication skills? Buy all three courses together and save money!

These are self-paced courses that share a facilitated support call from 8-9 am Pacific Time on the first Tuesday of each month. Cost: $297.

What Birth Professionals are Saying About Mindful Communication

"If you're looking to deepen your skills and dive into a deeper understanding of SFD take this course. It will provide you with usable tools and opportunities to practice your skills! Thanks to Nikki for putting together such a dynamic class."

- Teri-Ann, Certified Birthing from Within Mentor

"What I appreciated the most about the course was the way Nikki created the balanced space for support, connection, sharing, learning while feeling heard and seen." 

- Zuzana, birth professional

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Nikki Shaheed sitting on a women rug in a field looking into the camera

Meet Nikki Shaheed
Certified Birthing from Within Facilitator

Since 2017 Nikki has been training birth professionals from around the world to help them do deep and meaningful work with parents in their community, whether they're preparing for birth or trying to make sense of a difficult experience. As a Certified ESL Teacher, Nikki has a knack for breaking down big concepts to make them digestible, and she thrives on helping birth professionals make deep connections between birth work and personal transformation. It give her great joy to watch birth professionals grow their confidence and self-acceptance as they apply their training to their work and their lives.

Meet Nikki Shaheed
Certified Birthing from Within Facilitator

Nikki Shaheed sitting on a women rug in a field looking into the camera

Since 2017 Nikki has been training birth professionals from around the world to help them do deep and meaningful work with parents in their community, whether they're preparing for birth or trying to make sense of a difficult experience. As a Certified ESL Teacher, Nikki has a knack for breaking down big concepts to make them digestible, and she thrives on helping birth professionals make deep connections between birth work and personal transformation. It give her great joy to watch birth professionals grow their confidence and self-acceptance as they apply their training to their work and their lives.

How to Become a More Effective Communicator...

  • 1 Sign up for one class, or all three!
  • 2 Work through the self-paced online lessons and attend monthly support calls.
  • 3 Feel more connected and have deeper conversations with your clients.