UPCOMING CLASSESS

ALL CLASSES EXCEPT ONLINE BIRTH PREP SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

We offer these classes in an intimate group settling to help couples relax, ground into pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

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We are currently accepting a limited number of new clients wishing home births at this time, although our model of care is modified. Please contact us through our Contact tab or book a virtual interview using our Schedule it Now buttons.

 

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ALL CLASSES EXCEPT ONLINE BIRTH PREP SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

BIRTH PREP ONLINE GROUP

 

Preparing for your home birth with your midwives and others can make a big difference in your experience.

Birth Prep group prenatal classes are currently held online every Thursday from 7-8:30pm. We will rotate weekly through different topics. Please pre-register to let us know you plan to attend.

THE FOLLOWING CLASSES ARE CURRENTLY BEING REPLACED BY THE ABOVE ONLINE BIRTH PREP CLASSES. PLEASE PRE-REGISTER USING THE ABOVE LINK.

Acupressure & Massage with Sharon — Learn and practice massage and acupressure points for pregnancy, labor, birth and beyond. Free to clients, $25 per non-client couple, pre-registration required. 

 

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Labor Tools — Join us to gain insight and tools for working though early, active labor and the pushing phase. You’ll become familiar with timing contractions, when to call the midwives, positions for different stages, rebozos, birth balls, peanuts, and birth stools. Free to clients, $25 per non-client couple, pre-registration required.

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Input/Output — What goes in must come out. We’ll review the basics of breastfeeding, and diapering options. Free to clients, $25 non-clients per class, pre-registration required.

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Postpartum Planning Class with Kem White — In this class we will discuss strategies to thrive and not just survive the postpartum period. We will cover postpartum practices used traditionally-historically and currently worldwide.

Our class is formulated to help with postpartum planning. Some of the things we will be going over are nutrition, support, breast care, and tips to combat baby blues. Free to clients, $25 non-clients per class, pre-registration required.

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Baby Care Class with Kem White — What happens once your baby is here? In this class we will explore common childhood ailments, such as teething, common colds, ear infections, and digestive issues such as indigestion, stomach pain, diarrhea and vomiting.

Additionally we will go over traditional Ayurvedic Infant Massage and look at pressure points to calm and soothe your infant and child. Free to clients, $25 non-clients per class, pre-registration required.

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We are currently accepting a limited number of new clients wishing home births at this time, although our model of care is modified. Please contact us through our Contact tab or book a virtual interview using our Schedule it Now buttons.

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