Conference 2017

Turning TRUTHS of Birth into Action

September 8-10, 2017 * Crown Plaza Hotel, Virginia Beach, Va

BirthWorks Conference 2017 Putting TRUTHS of Birth Into Action, Virginia Beach, VA

Conference Features

Join us for a packed, empowering weekend of speakers and workshops exploring the Microbiome; Primal Health; Raising the Consciousness of Birth; Nutrition; Pelvic Bodywork, Balancing, and Positioning; Breastfeeding; and much more!

Full-Day Workshop with Toni Harman

Toni Harman, author of the book Your Baby’s Microbiome and producer of the film Microbirth, is giving us a full day workshop on September 7! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to learn from this innovator.


Our exhibitor areas will be open Friday through Sunday and will feature a range of excellent resources for prenatal care givers and birthing parents alike!

Watch this space for a link to an updated list of our Conference 2017 Exhibitors.

Evening Events

Keep the momentum of Day 1 going with An Evening with Ina May Gaskin, Sept. 8. This evening event was very popular at last year’s Conference, and we are excited Ina May is offering this again!

Wrap up this wonderful weekend on Sept. 9 with an evening of improvisational comedy and chocolaty indulgence!

Call for Sponsors

We are excited to offer Sponsors and Exhibitors a wide range of opportunities to bring your products and services before our engaged community of childbirth educators, birth and postpartum doulas, other perinatal caregivers, as well as birthing parents. Download our Sponsor and Exhibitor Prospectus and contact us today!

Crowne Plaza Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Virginia (Photo: to Virginia Beach this September! Our Conference is located in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, which features free WiFi, an indoor pool and fitness center, and on-site dining at the Tines Restaurant or Aqua Lounge.

Be sure to mention the BirthWorks Conference when booking your rooms!

Call the hotel: 757-473-1700

Reserve Your Seat at Conference 2017!

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