Samara Ferrara

Samara Ferrara

Is the mother of 2 children born at home in water. Has experienced with her babies attachment parenting, exclusive breastfeeding and co-sleeping. Currently getting certified as a Professional Midwife through the Heart and Hands program by Elizabeth Davis, senior midwife with more than 30 years of experience assisting births. Samara currently assists births with Dora Elia Silva, a professional Nurse-Midwife with more than 40 years of experience assisting births.

  • Embracing the Miracle 2012: The Birth of Soul and Science and the 1st hour of the newborn with Barbara Harper Amayal Home, Monterrey NL
  • 2012 Co-organizer of the 1st Forum on Human Rights in Childbirth with the Secretary of State and National Health in Monterrey, NL Mexico
  • 2011 Gentle Birth Guardian Training by Barbara Harper and Nadine Romain at Casa Amayal, Monterrey, NL
  • 2011 Co-founder and Co-director of Amarte: Perinatal Education and Human Development Center at Casa Amayal
  • 2011 Article published in Midwifery Today magazine, USA
  • 2010-2011 Co-founder of New Moon: perinatal education and Human Development at VIFAC: Vida y Familia, Monterrey, NL
  • 2010 -2012 Apprentice Midwife performing prenatal visits, mother and childcare during labor at homebirths and postpartum support
  • 2010-2011 Certification in progress as a Certified Professional Midwife with Heart and Hands program created by Elizabeth Davis, author of books like Orgasmic Birth, Women Sexual Passages and Heart and Hands
  • 2010 Midwifery Today Conference in Strasbourg, France
  • 2010 Saber Nacer: MANA midwifery conference in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas
  • 2010 Training Workshop: Lactation, and Weaning ablactation by Paulina Gonzalez
  • 2010 Certification in Maternity Reflexology: Pregnancy and Childbirth by Mauricio Kruchik, Chairman of the Israeli Forum of Reflexology
  • 2009 WaterBirth Certification by Barbara Harper, founder of Waterbirth International
  • 2009 Third International Conference of Humanized Birth: " Perinatal Science and Ecology " by Amayal, Monterrey, NL
  • 2008 Infant Massage Course by Ora Safir, Bambinos founder and pioneer of early stimulation in Monterrey at Amayal
  • 2007-2009 Early stimulation in water Course with Lulu Cisneros and Patricia Zavala
  • 2007 Kangaroo Mother Care and Skin to Skin Contact Workshop by Dr. Neils Bergman, creator of KangarooMotherCare, Hospital San Jose, Monterrey
  • 2007 Second International Conference of Humanized Birth by Amayal, Monterrey
  • 2006 Medicinal Herbs for Babies Course by Biologist Claudia Camacho at Amayal
  • 2006 Course of prenatal psychology of Dr. Wendy AnneMcCarty pioneer in prenatal and perinatal psychology.
  • 2006 Perinatal education Course at Nacer y Crecer, Amayal
  • 2006-2008 Prenatal yoga classes with Gracia Belart Torrecilla, yoga teacher with 30 years of experience with gestating mothers
  • 2000-2004 Degree in Biology from Texas A & M University in College Station, Texas