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Registration now closed!

August 26-29, 2021


CBJ & Midwives Alliance of North America have joined forces to bring you a retreat/ conference to remember!

We will meet on Sand Island at Camp Canaan in Rock Hill, SC for 4 days of learning and sharing the traditions of Midwifery all while embracing the transformations we will experience.

Traditions and Transformations

Pre-Conference Add-Ons include: ​​

  • 8/26 Tina Braimah, CNM of Sankofa Birth & Women's Care:  1/2 day pre-conference workshop. 8:30-12:45 or 1:30-5:30     "The Midwife's Apothecary: Essential Herbs for Pregnancy and Postpartum"

  • NRP with Merrily Taylor: Offering pre-con options, with choice of morning or afternoon session-       

  • 8/26 NRP certification (Initial certifications and renewals) 8:45-12:00 or 1:45-4:15          

  • 8/26 NRP Refresher (for those who are not up for renewal yet, but have a valid NRP card) 8:45-12:00 or 1:45-4:15                                                            

  • 8/27 Christine Strothers, CPM: 1/2 day IV pre-conference workshop 9:00-12:00

  • 8/27 Erin Graham, CNM: 1/2 day Suturing pre-conference workshop 1:00-4:00


Saturday & Sunday Conference Speakers Include:

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The CBJ/MANA Retreat scholarship application is closed!


The goal of these scholarships is to support BIPOC midwives, and students who plan to serve a diversity of birthing people. A primary purpose of CBJ and MANA is to equip midwives with the practical tools and education they need to improve outcomes for birthing people across the USA and beyond.


Thank you to those who made these scholarships possible, we were able to award 3 aspiring midwives! 

* Cannot receive $50 discount for both MANA and CBJ membership, discount does not apply to pre-conference add-ons.


 CEUs will be applied for and available for purchase at the conference.

Conference registration will end on 08/12/2021, no refunds after that time.

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