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Prepared Childbirth Feb 4-18 Tues & Thurs

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Prepared Childbirth provides comprehensive childbirth education that prepares expectant parents to have healthier and more satisfying birth experiences. Engaging video, life-like 3D animation, and personal birth stories give parents the knowledge and confidence they need to make informed decisions about their labor and delivery.
Families will also receive an Understanding Birth book that provides access to a free companion web app that works on any type of mobile device or computer. It includes all of the book content, plus helpful videos and practical tools, including a contraction timer and birth plan checklist. 
CONTENT INCLUDES:
  • Pregnancy: Fetal development, anatomy, discomforts, nutrition, warning signs, preterm labor, hazards, emotions, strength and stretching exercises, and more.
  • Labor: Pain theories, 4 P’s of labor, prelabor signs, onset of labor, stages of labor, and the importance of skin-to-skin contact.
  • Birth Stories: How the stages of labor unfold in real life, natural coping techniques, medicated pain relief, and partner support.
  • Comfort Techniques: Labor support, breathing, relaxation, massage, visualization, focal points, hydrotherapy, labor & pushing positions, back labor, and partner advice.
  • Medical Procedures: Birth plans, decision-making, induction, fetal monitoring, IVs, pain medication, augmentation, second-stage interventions, and nonmedical alternatives.
  • Cesarean Birth: Reasons for a cesarean, risks, anesthesia, 3D animation of surgery, recovery, reducing the risk for cesarean birth, breastfeeding, family-centered birth tips.
  • Newborns: Newborn hospital procedures, skin-to-skin contact, first feeding, newborn appearance, senses, behaviors, SIDS, abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome).
  • Postpartum: Involution, lochia, perineum care, rooming-in, baby blues, postpartum depression, healthy habits, breastfeeding, hunger signs, feeding frequency, effective latch, and getting support.

Class Details

5 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Location
Larry Hanna Training & Outreach Facility

Instructor
Katrina Fuller 

Tuition: 

$65.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/4/2020 - 2/18/2020 Weekly - Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hobbs, Larry Hanna Training & Outreach Facility  Map Katrina Fuller 

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