Childbirth Education

shanique-wright-368291-unsplashAre you ready? So many questions, But only 40 (ish) weeks to take it all in. Understanding the in/outs of Childbirth can be overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. Included in the 2 Prenatals with Families, I go over all things pregnancy, birth and Postpartum.
Our course work goes along with the classes from: Mama Natural Childbirth Course.   Parents may also find resources here: Local Resources

We discuss various subjects including:

  • How does Birth happen?
  • What is a Birth Plan/Birth Preferences?
  • Cervical Dilation
  • Natural Hormones and their Role in Birthing
  • Interventions: Risk vs Benefit, When are they needed?
  • C Sections: When are they needed?
  • Comfort Measures: Making Mothers’ comfortable, at Peace and Empowered
  • Avoiding “Pain”
  • The Partners Role: Bradley Method
  • What If’s: Birthing Fears and Addressing all Myths
  • Birthing Options: Places to Birth, Midwives, OB’s etc.
  • Postpartum: Healing, Postpartum Depression, Rest and Nutrition
  • Breastfeeding 101: How do we make milk? Maximizing Supply, When to call for help, Establishing Production