Sat, Jun 20|
Virtual Zoom Class
Virtual Lamaze Essentials Class June 20th & 27th
A Mini-Lamaze Class for busy expectant parents covering just the basics of Lamaze - The 6 Healthy Birth Practices and essential comfort techniques. Split into two, 3 hours sessions: June 20th 12-3pm June 27th 12-3pm
Time & Location
Jun 20, 2020, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Virtual Zoom Class
About The Event
A virtual, "hands-on", focused Lamaze-based childbirth class covering the 6 Lamaze Healthy Birth Practices and the essentials for labor and delivery to build your confidence, educate you about your options, and to empower you to have the safest, most satisfying birth experience. Your class will cover the following topics:
Preparing for birth in the final weeks of pregnancy.
Understanding the stages and phases of labor and delivery, what is normal and how to cope.
Comfort techniques (breathing, massage, hydrotherapy, relaxation, positioning, partner support),
Possible Interventions (Birth planning and thoughtful decision making, Self-advocacy, minimizing risks, pain management options),
Understanding Cesarean (Reducing the risk, Family-Centered Cesarean, anesthesia, Breastfeeding and Recovery),
Postpartum Self-Care and Warning Signs,
Includes a 70 page full-color comprehensive childbirth guide mailed to your home; access code to exclusive companion web app including: more than 50 videos, contraction timer, fetal movement counter, feeding & diaper tracker, printable PDF checklists for your birth plan and birth center/hospital packing list, web links to trusted pregnancy resources and more.
Classes are offered virtually via Zoom in the safety and comfort of your home! You will be given instructions on how to prepare for your virtual class, as well as props that might be helpful to have nearby for our "hands-on" portions.