Hello and Welcome to Let’s Talk Baby Childbirth Education class. This a modern take to childbirth Education. In this class you will learn about,
Birth as a Normal Process • Mind-Body Connection • Anatomy & Physiology • How Fear Affects Labor • Anxiety Triggers • The Power of Hormones • Breathing for Birth • Relaxation Techniques • Choosing Your Birth Team • Vocalization in Birth • Optimal Fetal Positioning • Birth Preparation Exercises • Choosing Birth Preferences • Positions for Birth • Informed Choice in Birth •
Your Childbearing Rights • Comfort Measures • The Golden Hour(s) • Newborn Procedures •
Birth Recovery • Newborn Care • Breastfeeding • Benefits of Skin to Skin •
The Fourth Trimester • Interventions: Benefits & Risks
No matter what type of birth you are planning, this class covers everything that you and your partner need to know about giving birth! From the initial moments of wondering “Am I really in labor?!” to those first few days with your newborn.
~ In addition to hands-on learning opportunities, benefits include:
- The opportunity to bond with other expectant couples
- A chance for your partner to join in — and a way to connect with your birthing partner or labor coach
- Time for addressing your fears
- Sharing your concerns with other mothers and the instructor
- Confidence from knowledge and experience that can help you to have a more satisfying childbirth experience
- A chance to talk the facility where you plan to give birth and answer questions you might have.
Let’s talk baby in class education:
Total class time is 10 hours, 2 hours a week, for 5 weeks. Classes to start May 7, 2016. Class size is limited to 6 couples (12 people). 5 week sessions starting July 9 and September 10.
$200.00 for mother and one support person. This person could be, husband, partner or Doula. Support is encouraged but not necessary.
~This class is designed to be open to all birth preferences. In this class we hope to offer a safe place free from judgement and criticism. Our goal is for you the parents to leave feeling educated, supported and bonded.
Offered by Samantha Feldman: Childbirth Educator, Doula and mother to eight. Her training has been completed through Birth Arts International as well as DONA. She also holds a BS. in Psychology. Samantha will be offering a Modern Childbirth Education Class. No matter what type of birth you are planning, this class covers everything that you and your partner need to know about giving birth. From birth as a normal process with educational recourses, to hands on practice, combined with full question and answer. You will leave her class with the confidence from knowledge and experience that can help you to have a more satisfying childbirth experience.
Samantha Feldman, 254-630-3216, Originalmomentsbds@gmail.com
For more information or to register for this class call please contact Samantha Feldman at 254-630-3216 or Doulasofsouthernmaryland@gmail.com