Acupressure for Birth Professionals
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Acupressure for Birth Professionals

If you would like to learn how to encourage closer partner involvement by teaching your birth partners how to safely and effectively administer Acupressure Comfort Measures on their wife or partner in order to minimize their pregnancy-related concerns, to promoting a natural, shorter, more comfortable, and positive birth experience, and how to quickly minimize their postpartum-related concerns, then you definitely don't want to miss Nick Olow's upcoming Acupressure Comfort Measure Workshop for Birth Professionals on Pregnancy Care, Labor Support, and Postpartum Care in Toronto, Ontario on November 10th, 2019.

The Acupressure Comfort Measures you will learn from this one-day intensive workshop will be priceless!!!

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds are available up to one month before the event. If you are unable to attend due to a birth, tickets are transferable.

The Acupressure Comfort Measure Workshop on Pregnancy Care, Labor Support, and Postpartum Care is DONA and ACNM Approved for 8 Contact Hours.

If you are a DONA, Lamaze International, ICEA member, Hypnobirthing Instructor, LM, CPM, CM, CNM, or L&D RN you can apply this workshop toward your re-certification for 8 CEUS.

NARM accepts ACNM CEUS...

Prenatal Massage Therapists, Body Workers, Chiros and PT's who work with pregnant and postpartum mothers are welcomed to attend...

The Acupressure Workshop on Pregnancy Care and Labor Support will cover the following:

  • Hands-on practical locating Acupressure Points.

  • Learn Antenatal Acupressure points that work for great for quickly minimizing morning sickness, acid-reflux, hemorrhoid pain, neck tension, low back pain, sciatica, migraine headaches, pelvic pain, and other pregnancy-related concerns…

  • Learn Labor and Delivery Acupressure Comfort Measures that work great for promoting a natural, shorter, more comfortable, and positive birth experience…

  • Participants will role-play different individual scenarios by reading and responding to written materials, working in small groups, and participating in discussions in order to enhance their learning experience.

  • The workshop is designed to encourage closer partner involvement by instructing you how to teach the birth partner or support person to safely and correctly administer Acupressure Comfort Measures on their wife or partner during pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period

Trending Testimonials

Anyone that would like to know about acupressure comfort measure points for pregnancy, birth, postpartum and nursing, check out Nick- Nicholas Olow’s one day workshop! You go home with real skills, understanding what to do and when, how to teach the birth partner to be able to do these same techniques before, during and after the birth so everyone wins. Not to mention feeling great—released a 10-year-old chronic back pain in a few minutes. I almost don’t know how to act without my ‘little buddy of pain’ gone! Go check it out and sign up!
— Jennifer West - CPM
For those of you considering taking this workshop - DO IT!!! The workshop is fantastic. You will learn a great variety of techniques and when to refer. The tools I learned in this class are probably the most used tools I draw upon as a doula and I don’t regret taking this workshop for a second! Nicholas Olow is a fantastic educator and excellent in his field.
— Jennifer Valencia, Doula
This was the most effective workshop! I walked away with the ability to immediately apply what I learned due to the great hands-on time. A day well spent!”
— Cathy Morton, CPM
I loved your workshop, Nicholas! I have used the techniques taught by you with every client and have had fantastic results! The birth partners were so excited to learn the points too. It really made them feel like a vital component of the birth “team” by being able to provide the comfort and encouragement needed to have a completely natural birthing experience. I’m SO happy to have gained this knowledge to share with my clients!
— Candace Barber, Birth Doula
We learned so much today! It was amazing to see the pain relief many experienced right before our eyes...very cool!
— Ann Pollack, CD/BDT (DONA), CLC, CCE
It was really fantastic! I feel so much more confident in my skills, learned a ton, and have great new ways to get partner/other family members involved and connected during labour.
— Amy Hencke McHugh - Doula

The Acupressure Comfort Measure Workshop on Postpartum Care will cover the following:

  • Afterpains during breastfeeding

  • Breast Discomfort

  • Perineal discomfort from tears and episiotomies

  • Hemorrhoids

  • Upper Back Pain / Low Back Pain / Hip Pain / Sciatica / Sacral Pain / Coccyx Pain

  • Mood Disorders – baby blues and mild postpartum depression

  • Difficulty in let-down reflex and insufficient lactation

  • Postpartum-related cesarean scar pain

Most birth professionals who take Nick Olow's workshop commonly report that their clients notice up to an 80 percent improvement in a matter of 30-60 seconds who are having postpartum pain-related concerns!!!

Look forward to seeing you there!

Below is additional information on Nicholas Olow

Nick Olow, MS, L.Ac.

Founder of AcuMassage Therapy & Better Birth 360

Board Certified and Licensed Acupuncturist /ACNM Approved CEU Provider

Specializing in Pregnancy Care, Labor Support, Postpartum Care, and Pain Management

4417 30th Street, Suite 111

San Diego, CA 92116

Please go to his personal Facebook page to see what OBs, Midwives, Doulas are saying about his Acupressure Comfort Measure workshop on his timeline...


Nicholas Olow, M.S., L.Ac. is a board certified and licensed Acupuncturist with over 14 years experience specializing in prenatal, perinatal, postpartum Acupuncture care, nutritional counselling, and pain management.

He is actively involved in the birthing community across the United States and routinely holds Acupressure Comfort Measure Workshops for Midwives, Labor and Delivery RN’s, Doulas, Childbirth Educators, and Birth Partners teaching them Acupressure Comfort Measures on Pregnancy Care, Labor Support, and Postpartum Care.

He is an American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM) Approved CEU Provider.

His passion is in research and routinely does evidence-based presentations at local hospitals and Birth Centers in San Diego on women’s healthcare and pain management.

He currently has a successful private practice in San Diego, California working with other health professionals providing an integrative approach for women’s healthcare.

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