Tonya Floria

Tonya Floria LM, CPM

Tonya Floria
Campus: 
Washington
School of Natural Health Arts & Sciences
Department of Midwifery

Current Roles: Adjunct Faculty, Midwifery Department

Education

  • 2007-2010- Certificate of Midwifery, Bastyr University
  • 2007- Seattle Midwifery School Birth Doula Training, Extension Education Program
  • 2007-Midwifery Prerequisites, North Seattle Community College, Seattle, WA
  • 2005- First Responder and EMT Certificate Training Program, North Seattle Community College
  • 2002- General Studies, William Rainey Harper College, IL
  • 2000-2001- General Studies/Running Start, Skagit Valley College, WA

Past Experience

  • 2010-February 2016- Licensed Midwife, CPM, Eastside Midwives, Kirkland, WA
  • 2010-2016 -Active Preceptor Bastyr University Department of Midwifery
  • 2012-2015- Designed and taught Emergency Birth Skills Workshop at Puget Sound Birth Center
  • 2014- MAWS Conference Planning Committee
  • 2009-2010- Student Midwife, Seattle Home Maternity, Seattle, WA
  • 2008-2009- Student Midwife- Lake Washington Midwives, Kirkland, WA
  • 2006- EMT State of Washington and employed by Trimed Ambulance, Kent, WA

Interests

Teaching excellence in midwifery knowledge and practice, mothering, hiking, rock climbing, dance, snowboarding, Lithuanian cultural preservation, event planning and volunteer work.

Philosophy

By developing relationships with the students I teach I am able to appreciate how fully a student really understands the material and how to provide the essential skills they are learning to ensure they are second nature in practice. 

Tonya Floria, LM, CPM
Tonya Floria | Bastyr University