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Fri & Sat Weekend Childbirth Class

November 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$225.00

My wife and I both enjoyed the birthing class we attended. The instructor was friend friendly and knowledgeable and helped ease our minds since we had so many questions as first time parents to be. The class we attended only had two other couples so it was nice and intimate and we got all the attention we needed. We got great tips and advice, even though during the birth a lot of the information you learn goes right out the window, I did practice a lot of what we had been taught

Jeremy D

Who it’s for: Expectant parents and partners (that includes whoever will be a support person at the birth of your baby). The focus is on vaginal delivery. Details: This Lamaze format class meets on either Friday night from 6:30 to 9:30 pm and on Saturday from 9:00 to 5:00 pm (Fri and Sat Weekend Class) – or – on Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (Sat and Sun Weekend Class). Course topics include:
  • Pregnancy changes before and during labor
  • Laboring at home when in Early Labor
  • Practicing Comfort measures: how to cope with contractions through breathing and relaxation
  • Practicing various birth and pushing techniques
  • Routine hospital procedures for most DC Area Hospitals
  • Discussing various Medical pain relief: epidurals and narcotics
  • Review Cesareans Procedures in most hospitals
  • How to recover during the postpartum period
  • Also 6-month access to online new parent portal and Facebook group.
  • Will provide realistic expectations and examples to work with hospital staff
    • Your partner is taught how to comfort you to make your labor easier.
      • You will need two pillows and a blanket to use for practicing the coping techniques on Saturday.
        • You will also need two long scarves to practice comfort measures!
          • A virtual tour of Georgetown University Hospital will be included
            • The fee is $225 per couple.

Details

Date:
November 6
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$225.00
Website:
www.momease.com

Organizer

Marnesha Hall

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