Pre-conference, Monday April 1, 2019

Session A
8:00 am -12:00 pm
Session B
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
General Session
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CPR (limit of 20) Skills Stations Testimony of Marla and Nathan
Suturing (limit 8) Suturing Overflow
Lunch Provided Dinner on your own

Main Conference, Tuesday April 2, 2019

General Session
Time Speaker      
8:00-8:30 am Welcome

Scripture and announcements


8:30-10:00 am


Drawing from personal experience in providing adequate care on perinatal demise. Heidi F    
10:00-10:10 am Break
Track A   Speaker Track B Speaker
10:10-12:10 pm Pharmacology for Midwives Vicki P 10:10-11:40am  Family Centered Birth Celesta R
12:15-1:30 pm Lunch Provided
1:30-3:30 pm How to train a friend not your competition. Denise M &

Melanie L

1:30-2:30 pm A mindful Mission Julia F
2:40-3:25 pm Preparing the mind, body and spirit for labor and birth Kierra B
3:25-3:35 pm Break
3:30-3:40 pm Break
3:40-4:40 pm Vitamin D and Women’s Health Noel L 3:35-5 pm 18 months of Pregnancy Celesta R
4:40-7:30 pm                                                                   Dinner on our own
General Session
7:30–9:00 pm


Understanding recurrent miscarriages from a mother’s perspective Leah V

Main Conference, Wednesday April 3, 2019

Time General Session Speaker
8:00-8:30 am Scripture and announcements
8:30-10:00 am Providing self-care: Before, During and after perinatal Demise. Heidi F
10:00-10:10 am Break
10:10-11:50 am Client relationships: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Doran R
Noon-1:00 pm Lunch Provided
1:00-2:00 pm Benefits of midwifery care to the low-income client Vicki P
2:00-2:10 pm Break
2:10-3:10 pm Faith is….visionaries of the natural childbirth movement Kathy N
3:10-3:20 pm Break
3:20-5:20 pm Structural posture and career longevity Mosi B
5:20-7:30 pm Dinner on your own
8:00 – 9:00 pm Emotional Release with Essential Oils Brenda P
9:00-until Sharing and Tricks of the Trade Group

Main Conference, Thursday April 4th, 2019

General Session
Time Speaker    
8:00-8:30 am Scripture and announcements    
8:30-10:00 am


Holding Memories & memorabilia in fetal demise outcomes Heidi F
10-10:10 am Break
10:10-11:50 am


Loving ourselves enough for self-care Doran R
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch Provided
Track A Speaker Track B Speaker
1:00-2:00 pm The importance of gut microbiome Noel L 1:00-2:00pm


Essential Oils in the childbearing season Brenda P
2:00-2:10 pm Break
2:10-3:10 pm Eve, Mary, and Beyond: What the bible does (and doesn’t) say about Childbirth and why it still matters Kathi N 2:10-3:10 pm


Groova Roo Dance: Benefits new families thru dance and community Anna S
3:10-3:20 pm Break
General Session
3:20-4:50 pm


Birth control & Christian Ethics Rev Joseph S
7:00 – 9:00 pm Nurturing Our Profession–Nurturing Ourselves Dinner, Gala and Annual Meeting
Silent Auction and Fund Raiser

Main Conference, Friday April 5th, 2019

General Session
Time General Session Speaker
9:00-9:30 am Devotions, announcements
9:30-10:30 am Protecting the process.  Keeping moms’ low risk Dr John T
10:30-10:40 am TBA
10:45-11:30 am Final Announcements and Closing

This Conference Agenda is subject to change.   It will be updated as necessary.