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Childbirth Education Course

5 week CBE course for expecting parents

  • Ended
  • 150 US dollars
  • Zoom

Service Description

Week 1: Welcome & Introduction to the Class What is happening to my pregnant body? Common aches and pains of pregnancy and how to deal with them Basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy and labor Overview of the stages of labor labor induction/ augmentation Tour and hospital policies Week 2: Early Labor vs. False Labor - How will you know? Early labor — What should I do? What can my support person do to help? Active labor — Some ways to cope and practical tips for support persons to help the laboring mom Positions for labor and comfort measures Week 3: Transition Phase of Labor Second stage labor Pushing positions and techniques Interventions in second stage labor, including Caesarean birth Pain — How will you cope? Pain medication overview Week 4: Baby 101 Typical newborn behavior, sleeping and feeding patterns Newborn appearance and reflexes How to calm a fussy baby When to call the doctor What happens in the hospital? Week 5: Postpartum Period Local resources & Review


Contact Details

804-993-4598

jmasonfoundation@gmail.com

Hyattsville, MD USA