Childbirth education classes are very important during pregnancy. It educates you on not only what is going on with your body, but also what your options are during pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum. Attending a childbirth education class truly does create so much more confidence, and we all know that when you birth with confidence your birth goes smoother and is a much more enjoyable and positive experience!Each class is tailored and designed to fit each clients needs/desires with regards to their desired childbirth experience and wants/needs.Childbirth education classes help expectant parents learn about and prepare for labor and birth. We offer a 1 day intensive childbirth education class and a 4 week childbirth education class (2 hours once a week for 4 weeks). The subjects that are covered (but are not limited to are):Pregnancy & Postpartum Hormones (What is happening to your body)Normal Birth ProcessCharacteristics of LaborDiscovering Comfort MeasuresPartners Role In ChildbirthCommunicating Effectively with Your Health Care ProviderCreating Your Personal Birth Environment and Birth PlanStages of Labor Birthing Your BabyLearning about Variations (Medications, Inductions, Monitoring, etc…)Cesarean BirthThe ABC’s of BreastfeedingThe Postpartum Period and Postpartum Depression
We are an all inclusive and full service Doula Services Agency and serve families throughout Durham, Raleigh, Apex, Cary, Hillsborough and Fayetteville areas. We pride ourselves on providing support and encouragement to you and your partner during your pregnancy, birth and postpartum period. Birth is our passion, and supporting you during this time is the most important thing to us.