ICEA has been a leader in certification for more than 60 years
We believe in freedom of choice based on knowledge of alternatives
We promote our professionals as a valuable part of the healthcare team for new families
We offer support and mentorship throughout the certification journey
As of January 2022, ICEA Certified Birth Doulas are recognized as a Tricare-authorized provider
How We Ensure Excellence
Our high professional standards of training are recognized in the United States and internationally by hospitals and insurance companies
Our Worldwide Impact
+Certified since 1960
Years improving birth
Help us ensure that every person has access to respectful, family-centered perinatal care.
We're creating a culture where expectant families are safe, respected, and able to make informed decisions. Join us!