Childbirth Education {Weekend Intensive}

Dates: Sat November 12:  10am-2:30pm and Sunday November 20: 1pm - 5pm

Rooted firmly in the belief that childbirth is a normal, physiological experience, this two part series will prepare the pregnant mom and her partner for labor, birth and the immediate postpartum. Leigh Kader, Certified Childbirth Educator, Birth Doula and a Brooklyn mother of two, brings into the classroom her experience as a birth doula supporting women in a variety of settings.

Class is open to couples planning birth at hospital, home or birthing center, and we will cover the following topics:

  • the physiology of late pregnancy
  • signs + stages of labor
  • pain coping strategies
  • labor support and massage
  • routine monitoring
  • the risks and benefits of common medical interventions
  • pain medications
  • the immediate postpartum period

Fee: $325

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